jackal Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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jackalnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʒæk.əl/
a ​wildanimal like a ​dog that ​lives in ​Africa and ​southernAsia and ​eatsanimals that have ​died or been ​killed by ​others
(Definition of jackal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jackalnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdʒæk·əl/
any of several ​types of ​wilddog of Asia and Africa that ​hunt and ​travel in ​groups
(Definition of jackal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jackal”
in Spanish chacal…
in Vietnamese chó rừng…
in Malaysian serigala…
in Thai หมาใน…
in French chacal…
in German der Schakal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 豺,亚洲胡狼…
in Turkish çakal…
in Russian шакал…
in Indonesian anjing hutan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 豺,胡狼…
in Polish szakal…
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