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English definition of “ferret”

ferret

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈferɪt/
a small animal with a long, thin body that is sometimes used to hunt rabbitsWild mammalsHumans, apes and monkeysFelines (cats)Canines (dogs)Deer and antelopeRodents and similar animalsMarine mammals
(Definition of ferret from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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