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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An omnivorous nocturnal mammal native to North America and Central America; The fur of the North American racoon.

Usage examples (33)
  • Something is trying to chew through the roof — probably a squirrel or raccoon from the sound of its feet.
  • "And if it has young back in there, a mother raccoon is going to just tear another hole into the structure to get back in."
  • The raccoon is a tree-climber of the first quality.
  • A friend of mine told me that the raccoon was a kind and caring animal. for more
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