a male roe deer.
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How to use roebuck in a sentence
On the 15th of April, Mr. roebuck moved for a select committee to inquire into the political condition of the Canadas.
Mr. roebuck took the discontented inhabitants of the Mauritius under his protection.
The debate that followed was enlivened by Mr. roebuck, who made a violent assault on the whole system of ministerial policy.
At this time the state of public affairs was such as to induce Mr. roebuck to bring the subject before parliament.
The opposition, properly so called, took no part in this discussion, and Mr. roebuck's motion was negatived without a division.
British Dictionary definitions for roebuck
the male of the roe deer
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