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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Motherless calf in a range herd of cattle.

Usage examples (2)
  • "Wonder where HIS mother is!" says I. "Maybe it's a 'dogie,'" says Larry Eagen -- we calls calves whose mothers have died "dogies."
  • "What's that consumptive 'dogie' doing here? for more
Tutoring comment
  • The rancher relied on his "doggy" (a small dog) to help round up the "dogie" (a stray calf).
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