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English noun: bruin

1. bruin (animal) a conventional name for a bear used in tales following usage in the old epic `Reynard the Fox'


Broader (hypernym)bear

2. bruin (animal) large ferocious bear of Eurasia


Synonymsbrown bear, Ursus arctos


Broader (hypernym)bear


Narrower (hyponym)Alaskan brown bear, grizzly, grizzly bear, Kodiak, Kodiak bear, silver-tip, silvertip, Syrian bear, Ursus arctos horribilis, Ursus arctos middendorffi, Ursus arctos syriacus, Ursus horribilis, Ursus middendorffi


Member meronymgenus Ursus, Ursus









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