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furbearer

or fur-bear·er

[ fur-bair-er ]
/ ˈfɜrˌbɛər ər /
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noun
any furry animal, especially one whose fur is of commercial value.
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Origin of furbearer

First recorded in 1905–10; fur + bearer

OTHER WORDS FROM furbearer

furbearing, adjective
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