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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

Freebase

  1. Doe people

    The Doe are an ethnic and linguistic group based in northern coastal Tanzania, in the Bagamoyo District of Pwani Region. In 1987 the Doe population was estimated to number 24,000.


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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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