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French translation of “bear”


noun /beə/
a large heavy animal with thick fur and hooked claws. bearskin noun, adjective (of) the skin of a bear.
(en) peau d’ours
(Definition of bear from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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