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English definition of “rear”

rear

verb     /rɪər/
CARE FOR YOUNG [T] If you rear children or young animals , you care for them until they are adults : In these waters they breed and rear their young .Parenting and caring for childrenAnimal farming - general words
HORSE [I] ( also rear up) If a horse rears, it stands on its back legs . → See also raise/rear its ugly headHorse ridingHorse racingHorses and similar animals
(Definition of rear verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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