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fallow deer

División en sílabas: fal·low deer

Definición de fallow deer en inglés:

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A Eurasian deer with branched palmate antlers, typically having a white-spotted reddish-brown coat in summer.
  • Cervus dama, family Cervidae
Example sentences
  • Britain's deer population is made up of six different species, native types such as the red deer and roe deer, as well as species which have been introduced sika, muntjac, Chinese water deer and the fallow deer.
  • The new deer family tree suggests that fallow deer split from giant deer between four and five million years ago, becoming smaller and sleeker over time.
  • Half a mile to the north, a scattered herd of fallow deer nosed at the snow-covered roots of wide-spaced, scraggly trees sprouting from the rubble of an ancient landslide.

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