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English definition of “deer”

deer

noun [C] uk   /dɪər/ us    /dɪr/ (plural deer)
B2 a quite large animal with four legs that eats grass and leaves. The male has antlers (= wide horns like branches) . The female is called a hind or a doe and the male a stag or buck: a herd of deer
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