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or dorr

[dawr] /dɔr/
noun
1.
Also, dorbeetle
[dawr-beet-l] /ˈdɔrˌbit l/ (Show IPA)
. a common European dung beetle, Geotrupes stercorarius.
2.
any of several insects, as the June bug, that make a buzzing noise in flight.
Origin of dor1
900
before 900; Middle English dor(r)e, Old English dora; compare Middle Low German dorte drone

dor2

[dawr] /dɔr/
noun, Archaic.
1.
mockery; scorn.
Origin
1545-55; < Old Norse dār mockery; compare German Tor fool

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dor

/dɔː/
noun
1.
any European dung beetle of the genus Geotrupes and related genera, esp G. stercorarius, having a droning flight
Word Origin
Old English dora bumblebee; related to Middle Low German dortedrone1
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