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English definition of “skunk”

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
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