- a four-year-old male red deer.
Also stag·gart [stag-ert] /ˈstæg ərt/.
Origin of staggard
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- a male red deer in the fourth year of life
Word Origin for staggard
C15: see stag, -ard
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Word Origin and History for staggard
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