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Meaning of “skunk” - Learner’s Dictionary

skunk

noun [C]     /skʌŋk/
a black and white animal that produces a very unpleasant smell in order to defend itselfWild mammalsHumans, apes and monkeysFelines (cats)Canines (dogs)Deer and antelopeRodents and similar animalsMarine mammals
Translations of “skunk”
in Vietnamese chồn hôi…
in Spanish mofeta…
in Thai สัตว์สีดำสลับขาวพ่นกลิ่นเหม็นเมื่อตกใจ…
in Malaysian skunk…
in French mouffette…
in German das Stinktier…
in Chinese (Traditional) 北美臭鼬…
in Indonesian segung…
in Russian скунс…
in Turkish kokarca…
in Chinese (Simplified) 北美臭鼬…
in Polish skunks…
(Definition of skunk from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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