Meaning of “doe” in the English Dictionary

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"doe" in English

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doenoun [ C ]

uk /dəʊ/ us /doʊ/

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  • She reeled for a moment, then gathered herself together and ran like a scared doe. 
  • The larger part of the figures of deer represent the does which have no antlers. 

(Definition of “doe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"doe" in American English

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doenoun [ C ]

us /doʊ/

a female deer

(Definition of “doe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)