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Meaning of “giraffe” in the English Dictionary

"giraffe" in British English

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giraffenoun [C]

uk   /dʒɪˈrɑːf/  us   /-ˈræf/ (plural giraffes or giraffe)
(Definition of giraffe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"giraffe" in American English

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giraffenoun [C]

 us   /dʒəˈræf/
a ​largeAfricananimal with a very ​longneck and ​longlegs
(Definition of giraffe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “giraffe”
in Korean 기린…
in Arabic زَرافة…
in Malaysian zirafah…
in French girafe…
in Russian жираф…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長頸鹿…
in Italian giraffa…
in Turkish zürafa…
in Polish żyrafa…
in Spanish jirafa…
in Vietnamese hươu cao cổ…
in Portuguese girafa…
in Thai ยีราฟ…
in German die Giraffe…
in Catalan girafa…
in Japanese キリン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长颈鹿…
in Indonesian jerapah…
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