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deernoun [C]

uk   /dɪər/  us   /dɪr/ (plural deer)
B2 a quite large animal with four legs that eats grass and leaves. The male has antlers (= wide horns like branches) . The female is called a hind or a doe and the male a stag or buck: a herd of deer
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deernoun [C]

 us   /dɪər/ (plural deer)
a large animal, the males of which have wide horns that stick out like branches, that lives in forests and eats grass and leaves
(Definition of deer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deer”
in Korean 사슴…
in Arabic غَزال…
in Malaysian rusa…
in French cervidé…
in Russian олень…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鹿…
in Italian cervo, daino…
in Turkish geyik…
in Polish sarna, jeleń…
in Spanish ciervo, venado…
in Vietnamese hươu, nai…
in Portuguese cervo, veado…
in Thai กวาง…
in German der Hirsch…
in Catalan cérvol…
in Japanese シカ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鹿…
in Indonesian rusa…
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