Meaning of “reindeer” in the English Dictionary

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"reindeer" in British English

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reindeernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈreɪn.dɪər/ us /ˈreɪn.dɪr/ plural reindeer

a type of deer with large horns that lives in the northern parts of Europe, Asia, and North America:

Santa Claus travels in a sleigh pulled by reindeer.

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

"reindeer" in American English

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reindeernoun [ C ]

us /ˈreɪnˌdɪər/ plural reindeer

a type of deer that has horns like branches and lives in colder, northern parts of the world

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