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young in Animals topic

youngyoung2 noun [plural]  1 the young2 HBAa group of young animals that belong to a particular mother or type of animal The lioness fought to protect her young.
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youngLow-ranking females will have young of whatever gender leaves the troop in order not to saddle the young with low rank.The mother bird's main concern is to provide food for her young.Status pays, because females at the top get more meat and have twice as many young as do others.But at least the young have education on their side.Kangaroos carry their young in a pouch.