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prairie dognoun [C]

uk   /ˈpreə.ri ˌdɒɡ/ us   /ˈprer.i ˌdɑːɡ/
a small wild mammal that lives on the prairies of Canada and the US
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prairie dognoun [C]

us   /ˈpreər·i ˌdɔɡ/
a small animal found in western North American that is a kind of squirrel that lives in large groups underground
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in Chinese (Simplified) (加拿大和美国的)草原犬鼠…
in Chinese (Traditional) (加拿大和美國的)草原犬鼠…
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