Definition of Staggard

1. n. The male red deer when four years old.



Definition of Staggard

1. Noun. A male red deer when four years old. ¹

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Definition of Staggard

1. a full-grown male red deer [n -S]

Medical Definition of Staggard

1. The male red deer when four years old. Origin: From Stag. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Staggard

stages
stages of the game
stagescape
stagescapes
stageside
stagestruck
stagestruckness
stagette
stagettes
stagewear
stagewide
stagey
stagflation
stagflationary
stagflations
staggard (current term)
staggards
staggart
staggarts
stagged
stagger
stagger bush
stagger head
staggerbush
staggerbushes
staggered
staggered board of directors
staggered head
staggerer
staggerers

Literary usage of Staggard

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1. The Publications of the Selden Society by Selden Society (1899)
"168, Boll 9 d). staggard. According to Manwood (Forest ... 41 v) a staggard is a hart of the fourth year. The word occurs in an inquisition held at Somer- ..."

2. Baily's Magazine of Sports and Pastimes (1876)
"Manwood, in his ' Forest Laws,' also bears out these terms, except that in the fourth year he calls him a staggard, in the fifth a stag, but adds, ..."

3. The New Sporting Magazine (1839)
"Some ancient writers called him a stag at the fourth year, and not a staggard, and at the fifth year a great stag. And others thought that a stag, ..."

4. Notes on the Chase of the Wild Red Deer in the Counties of Devon and by Charles Palk Collyns (1902)
"... the fourth year you shall call him a staggard ; the fifth year you shall call him a stag ; the sixth year you shall call him a hart. ..."

5. Reunion of the Sons and Daughters of the Town of Wilmington Held at by Kittredge Haskins (1890)
"[Some one has interlined before the word " staggard " the word " I." AAB] October 14,. Met according to Warning and passed through some maneuvers with a ..."

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