from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A medium-sized hare (Lepus americanus) of northern North America, having large, heavily furred feet and fur that is white in winter and brown in summer. Also called snowshoe rabbit, varying hare.

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  • n. a North American hare, Lepus americanus, that has large, furry feet; its fur is white in winter and brown in summer

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. large large-footed North American hare; white in winter


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