red deer

noun
|Updated on: 11 Jun 2018

Definition of red deer

: elk 1b used for one of the Old World

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First Known Use of red deer

15th century

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Red Deer

geographical name

Definition of Red Deer

1 river 385 miles (620 kilometers) long in southern Alberta, Canada, flowing east and southeast into the South Saskatchewan River
2 city in south central Alberta, Canada, on the Red Deer River south of Edmonton population 90,564

RED DEER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of red deer for English Language Learners

  • : a large kind of deer with big antlers that lives in Europe, Asia, and Africa


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