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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fal′low deer′(n.)

  1. a Eurasian deer, Dama dama, with a yellowish coat that is spotted in the summer.

    Category: Mammals

Origin of fallow deer:

1540–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fallow deer, Dama dama(noun)

    small Eurasian deer

Wiktionary

  1. fallow deer(Noun)

    A ruminant mammal (Dama dama) belonging to the family Cervidae.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fallow deer

    a European species of deer (Cervus dama), much smaller than the red deer. In summer both sexes are spotted with white. It is common in England, where it is often domesticated in the parks

Freebase

  1. Fallow deer

    The fallow deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae. This common species is native to western Eurasia, but has been introduced widely elsewhere. It often includes the rarer Persian fallow deer as a subspecies, while others treat it as an entirely different species.

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