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coyote

noun [C] uk   /kaɪˈəʊ.ti/ us    /-ˈoʊ.t̬i/
a small wild animal like a dog that lives in North America
Translations of “coyote”
in Chinese (Traditional) (北美)叢林狼,郊狼,土狼…
in Russian койот…
in Turkish kır kurdu, köpeğe benzer vahşi bir hayvan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (北美)丛林狼,郊狼…
in Polish kojot…
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