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gray fox

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  1. a fox, Urocyon cinereoargenteus, ranging from Central America through the southwestern and eastern U.S., having blackish-gray upper parts and rusty-yellowish feet, legs, and ears.

Origin of gray fox

An Americanism dating back to 1670–80
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