red fox

noun
a fox, Vulpes vulpes, usually having orangish-red to reddish-brown fur.

Origin:
1630–40, Americanism

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red fox
 
n
the common fox, Vulpes vulpes, which has a reddish-brown coat: family Canidae, order Carnivora (carnivores)

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Example sentences
The red fox's resourcefulness has earned it a legendary reputation for
  intelligence and cunning.
Physically, this animal resembles a large, red fox more than its wolf relatives.
That's exactly what a wild red fox did when she was play-boxing with another
  fox.
Because of increased demand for long-haired fur, there has been heavy trapping
  pressure on foxes, especially the red fox.
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