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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a genus of deer including the Eurasian fallow deer, Dama dama.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus or subgenus of deer; the fallow-deer. The common European species is Cervus dama, also known as Dama platyceros.
  • n. This, the generic name for the European fallow-deer, Dama dama, or D. vulgaris, was for a short time used for the American deer generally placed in the genus Odocoileus of Rafinesque, which has precedence over Cariacus.

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  • n. fallow deer

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