cottontail

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noun cot·ton·tail \ˈkä-tən-ˌtāl\

Definition of cottontail

  1. :  any of several rather small North American rabbits (genus Sylvilagus) sandy to grayish brown in color with a white-tufted underside of the tail

1835

First Known Use of cottontail

1835


COTTONTAIL Defined for English Language Learners

cottontail

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noun cot·ton·tail \ˈkä-tən-ˌtāl\

Definition of cottontail for English Language Learners

  • : a small rabbit with a white tail


COTTONTAIL Defined for Kids

cottontail

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noun cot·ton·tail \ˈkä-tən-ˌtāl\

Definition of cottontail for Students

  1. :  a small rabbit with a white tail



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