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bear2

 
pronunciation:
ber
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part of speech: noun
inflections: bears, bear
definition: a large furry mammal with a short tail. Bears are omnivorous; they may eat plants, honey, insects, fish, and small mammals. There are several kinds of bears, including black bears, brown bears, grizzly bears, and polar bears.
 
similar words:
black bear, panda, polar bear
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