doe

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noun \ˈdō\

Definition of doe

plural

does

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doe

  1. :  the adult female of various mammals (such as a deer, rabbit, or kangaroo) of which the male is called buck

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Origin and Etymology of doe

Middle English do, from Old English ; akin to German dialect doe

Other Mammals Terms


DOE

abbreviation

Definition of DOE

  1. 1 Department of Energy

  2. 2 depends on experience



DOE Defined for English Language Learners

doe

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noun

Definition of doe for English Language Learners

  • : a female animal (such as a deer, rabbit, or kangaroo)


DOE Defined for Kids

doe

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noun \ˈdō\

Definition of doe for Students

  1. :  the female of an animal (as a deer or kangaroo) the male of which is called buck


Medical Dictionary

DOE

abbreviation

Medical Definition of DOE

  1. dyspnea on exertion


Law Dictionary

DOE

abbreviation

Legal Definition of DOE



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