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racoon

[ra-koon] /ræˈkun/
noun, plural racoons (especially collectively) racoon.
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raccoon

/rəˈkuːn/
noun (pl) -coons, -coon
1.
any omnivorous mammal of the genus Procyon, esp P. lotor (North American raccoon), inhabiting forests of North and Central America and the Caribbean: family Procyonidae, order Carnivora (carnivores). Raccoons have a pointed muzzle, long tail, and greyish-black fur with black bands around the tail and across the face
2.
the fur of the North American raccoon
Word Origin
C17: from Algonquian ärähkun, from ärähkuněm he scratches with his hands

racoon

/rəˈkuːn/
noun (pl) -coons, -coon
1.
a variant spelling of raccoon
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