groundhog

noun ground·hog \ ˈgrau̇n(d)-ˌhȯg , -ˌhäg \
Updated on: 3 Dec 2017

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First Known Use of groundhog

1741


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groundhog

noun ground·hog \ ˈgrau̇nd-ˌhȯg , -ˌhäg \

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