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roadkill

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noun road·kill \ˈrōd-ˌkil\

Simple Definition of roadkill

  • : animals that have been killed by being hit by cars and other vehicles

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of roadkill

  1. 1 :  the remains of an animal that has been killed on a road by a motor vehicle

  2. 2 :  one that falls victim to intense competition <political roadkill>

road–killed play \-ˌkild\ adjective

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