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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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donkeydon‧key /ˈdɒŋki $ ˈdɑːŋki/ ●○○ noun  1 donkey.jpg HBA[countable] a grey or brown animal like a horse, but smaller and with long ears2 donkey’s years
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donkeyThe students dissected donkeys rather than horses and even Coleman used donkey material to demonstrate horse muscles.Shelter is essential - especially for donkeys.When he made his rounds on a light-gray donkey, people bowed their heads and dared not look at his face.Police in Ballymoney, Co Antrim, yesterday confirmed the donkey was stolen.The donkey decided to go to Bremen, a town where everyone played music.The rugged terrain is inhabited by deer, antelopes and, locals say, wild donkeys.
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