beaver Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"beaver" in British English

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beavernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbiː.vər/  us   /-vɚ/ (plural beavers or beaver)

beaver noun [C] (ANIMAL)

an ​animal with ​smoothfur, ​sharpteeth, and a ​large, ​flattail. Beavers ​build dams (= ​walls of ​sticks and ​earth)acrossrivers.

beaver noun [C] (PERSON)

informal a ​person who ​works very hard: a ​busy beaver
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beaver noun [C] (BODY PART)

offensive a woman's ​sexualorgans
(Definition of beaver from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"beaver" in American English

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beavernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbi·vər/
a ​smallmammal that ​lives in ​water esp. in ​rivers and ​lakes, and has ​smoothfur, ​sharpteeth, and a ​wide, ​flattail
(Definition of beaver from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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