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underfur

[uhn-der-fur] /ˈʌn dərˌfɜr/
noun
1.
the fine, soft, thick, hairy coat under the longer and coarser outer hair in certain animals, as seals, otters, and beavers.
Also called underwool.
Origin of underfur
1875-1880
1875-80; under- + fur
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underfur

/ˈʌndəˌfɜː/
noun
1.
the layer of dense soft fur occurring beneath the outer coarser fur in certain mammals, such as the otter and seal Also called undercoat
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