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raccoon

Pronunciation: /ræˈkuːn; rəˈkuːn/
racoon

Translation of raccoon in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 countable/numerable mapache (masculine) 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (fur) piel (feminine) de mapache
    Example sentences
    • It can be made from a variety of pelts and hides including leather, sealskin, mink, racoon, rabbit or pigskin in hundreds of different styles.
    • No mink stole or raccoon wrap is safe from a pulpy projectile that's gone to seed.

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