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fallow deer

noun

Definition of fallow deer

  1. :  a deer (Dama dama syn. Cervus dama) of variable color with palmate antlers in the male and typically a yellow-brown coat spotted with white in the summer that was originally of Mediterranean regions of Europe and Asia but has been introduced elsewhere



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Origin and Etymology of fallow deer

1fallow


First Known Use: 15th century


FALLOW DEER Defined for Kids

fallow deer

noun

Definition of fallow deer for Students

  1. :  a small European deer with broad antlers and a usually light brown coat spotted with white in summer




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