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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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