whitetail deer
noun see white-tailed deer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • whitetail deer — noun common North American deer; tail has a white underside • Syn: ↑Virginia deer, ↑white tail, ↑whitetail, ↑white tailed deer, ↑Odocoileus Virginianus • Hypernyms: ↑deer, ↑cervid …   Useful english dictionary

  • whitetail — noun common North American deer; tail has a white underside • Syn: ↑Virginia deer, ↑white tail, ↑white tailed deer, ↑whitetail deer, ↑Odocoileus Virginianus • Hypernyms: ↑deer, ↑cervid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deer hunting — Theodore Roosevelt in 1885 with his highly decorated deer skin hunting suit, and Tiffany carved hunting knife and rifle. See also: Deer stalking Main article: Hunting Deer hunting is survival hunting or sport hunting, harvesting …   Wikipedia

  • whitetail — [hwīt′tāl΄, wīt′tāl΄] n. any of various animals with white about the tail, as the white tailed deer * * * white·tail (hwītʹtāl , wītʹ ) n. See white tailed deer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Whitetail — White tail , n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The Virginia deer. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The wheatear. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • whitetail — [hwīt′tāl΄, wīt′tāl΄] n. any of various animals with white about the tail, as the white tailed deer …   English World dictionary

  • deer — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. doe, buck, fawn, stag, roe, hind, hart, pricket, venison, cervus (Latin). Types of deer include: American elk, wapiti, European elk, Chinese water deer, African water deerlet, moose, moose deer, western moose, caribou,… …   English dictionary for students

  • whitetail — noun A deer, Odocoileus virginianus, family Cervidae, perhaps the most popular game animal in North America. Syn: white tailed deer …   Wiktionary

  • whitetail — noun Date: 1872 white tailed deer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • White-tailed deer — Male (buck or stag) Female (doe) …   Wikipedia

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