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staggard

[stag-erd] /ˈstæg ərd/
noun
1.
a four-year-old male red deer.
Also, staggart
[stag-ert] /ˈstæg ərt/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of staggard
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400; See origin at stag, -ard
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British Dictionary definitions for staggard

staggard

/ˈstæɡəd/
noun
1.
a male red deer in the fourth year of life
Word Origin
C15: see stag, -ard
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Word Origin and History for staggard
n.

"stag in its fourth year," c.1400, from stag + -ard.

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