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English definition of “bear”

bear

verb [T] (PRODUCE)    /beər/ US  /ber/ (bore, borne or US also born) formal
C2 to give birth to young, or (of a tree or plant) to give or produce fruit or flowers: She had borne six children by the time she was 30. [+ two objects] When his wife bore him a child he could not hide his delight. Most animals bear their young in the spring. The pear tree they planted has never borne fruit.Plant reproductionBirthPregnancy
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