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part of speech: noun

Alces Malchis or Cervus Alces, the largest existing species of the Cervidae or deer family. It attains the height of 7 feet at the shoulders, and its antlers, when fully formed, weigh 50 to 60 lbs. It is found in Europe and Asia, but chiefly in North America, where it is called the MOOSE or MOOSE- DEER.

part of speech: noun

A very large deer of North America and northern Europe; the moose- deer: the largest member of the deer family.

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