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critter

noun

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one of the lower animals as distinguished from human beings
  • she's so fond of every kind of critter that she ought to be a veterinarian

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The first known use of critter was in 1815

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“Critter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/critter. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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