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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
reindeer
Definition:
A large animal of the deer kind, inhabiting the northern parts of Europe and America, domesticated by the Laplanders, & c., and driven in their sledges.

Synonyms:

noun
caribou
European reindeer.
mammal
alpaca, antelope, arctic fox, bear, beaver, bison, bobcat, buffalo, burro, camel, camelopard, caribou, cat, cavy, cheetah, chinchilla, chipmunk, cougar, cow, coyote, deer, dingo, dog, donkey, dromedary, echidna, elephant, elk, ermine, ferret, fox, gazelle, giraffe, gnu, goat, gopher, hamster, hare, hedgehog, hippopotamus, hog, horse, hyena, ibex, jackal, jaguar, kangaroo, koala, lemming, leopard, lion, llama, marmot, mink, mole, mongoose, moose, mouse, mule, ocelot, opossum, otter, ox, panda, panther, pig, platypus, polecat, porcupine, possum, puma, rabbit, raccoon, rat, rhinoceros, sable, sheep, shrew, skunk, sloth, squirrel, stag, stoat, swine, tiger, wallaby, weasel, wolf, wombat, yak, zebra, Lynx.
reindeer
caribou, Greenland Caribou, Rangifer Tarandus.
Examples of usage:
  1. They were reindeer, of course, as there are no others upon the 'Barren Grounds, ' and I saw they were all does- for at this season the bucks keep altogether in the woods. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  2. I s'pose the old bird is out adding up his reindeer. – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  3. " Yes, if he does not want to stay here," replied the father, who had hoped that the sight of the reindeer would make his son forget his longing to leave home. – Gerda in Sweden by Etta Blaisdell McDonald
  4. The reindeer was also hunted, and the cumbersome mammoth enabled a whole tribe to gorge itself. – Castles and Cave Dwellings of Europe by Sabine Baring-Gould
  5. Lucile, who, though barely eighteen years of age, had finished high school and had spent one year in normal school, was to teach the native school and to superintend the reindeer herd at that point. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell

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