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badger in Animals topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbadgerbad‧ger1 /ˈbædʒə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  HBAan animal that has black and white fur, lives in holes in the ground, and is active at night
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badgerBadger victory Wildlife campaigners are celebrating after winning an 18 year fight to protect badgers from badger baiting.Much more tricky than knowing if you've found a badger sett, is knowing whether or not it is still active.Together these add up to good badger country.Every day more and more badgers are being tortured and slaughtered.But some patients, especially the badgers can be awkward.A dreadful cross for the badger to bear.It was through him that Mr Jackson became hooked on watching the badgers in their natural habitat.