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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

doedoʊ(n.)(pl.)does; doe.

  1. the female of the deer, antelope, goat, rabbit, and certain other animals.

    Category: Mammals

Origin of doe:

bef. 1000; ME do, OE

DOE

  1. Department of Energy.

    Category: Government, Titles, Associations, Organizations

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Department of Energy, Energy Department, Energy, DOE(noun)

    the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977

  2. doe(noun)

    mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'

Wiktionary

  1. doe(Noun)

    A female deer; also used of similar animals such as reindeer, antelope, goat.

  2. doe(Noun)

    A female fallow deer.

  3. doe(Noun)

    A female rabbit.

  4. doe(Noun)

    A female hare.

  5. doe(Noun)

    A female squirrel.

  6. doe(Noun)

    A female kangaroo

  7. Origin: From do, from da, from dajjōn, from dajjanan, from dhēy-. Cognate with da, dae, te, då, deon, delu. Related also to fellatio, filial, fetus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Doe(noun)

    a female deer or antelope; specifically, the female of the fallow deer, of which the male is called a buck. Also applied to the female of other animals, as the rabbit. See the Note under Buck

  2. Doe(noun)

    a feat. [Obs.] See Do, n


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

doe(noun)

the female of certain deer, and of the rabbit, hare etc.

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