piglet

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noun pig·let \ˈpi-glət\

Definition of piglet

  1. :  a small usually young swine

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First Known Use of piglet

1859


PIGLET Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of piglet for English Language Learners

  • : a baby pig


PIGLET Defined for Kids

piglet

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noun pig·let \ˈpi-glət\

Definition of piglet for Students

  1. :  a baby pig



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