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wild boar

noun

Definition of wild boar

  1. :  an Old World wild hog (Sus scrofa) from which most domestic swine have been derived




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wild boar

noun

Definition of wild boar for Students

  1. :  a wild pig of Europe and Asia that is the ancestor of the domestic pig




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