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Beaver vs. Castor

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Beavernoun

A semiaquatic rodent of the genus Castor, having a wide, flat tail and webbed feet.

Castornoun

A hat made from the fur of the beaver.

Beavernoun

A hat, of various shape, made from a felted beaver fur (or later of silk), fashionable in Europe between 1550 and 1850.

Castornoun

A heavy quality of broadcloth for overcoats.

Beavernoun

The pubic hair and/or vulva of a woman.

Castornoun

Castoreum (bitter exudate of mature beavers).

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Beavernoun

The fur of the beaver.

Castornoun

Any of various nymphalid butterflies of the genus Ariadne, of Africa and Asia.

Beavernoun

Beaver cloth, a heavy felted woollen cloth, used chiefly for making overcoats.

Castornoun

(mineral) A variety of petalite found in Elba.

Beavernoun

A brown colour, like that of a beaver.

Castornoun

, especially in its senses

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Beavernoun

a man who wears a beard

Castornoun

A pivoting roller attached to the bottom of furniture to allow it to be moved.

Beavernoun

A specialized part of a helmet designed to protect the lower face.

Castornoun

A container with a perforated cap for sprinkling its contents, especially salt, pepper, &c.

Beavernoun

An amphibious rodent, of the genus Castor.

Castornoun

A genus of rodents, including the beaver. See Beaver.

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Beavernoun

The fur of the beaver.

Castornoun

Castoreum. See Castoreum.

Beavernoun

A hat, formerly made of the fur of the beaver, but now usually of silk.

‘A brown beaver slouched over his eyes.’;

Castornoun

A hat, esp. one made of beaver fur; a beaver.

‘I have always been known for the jaunty manner in which I wear my castor.’;

Beavernoun

Beaver cloth, a heavy felted woolen cloth, used chiefly for making overcoats.

Castornoun

A heavy quality of broadcloth for overcoats.

Beavernoun

A man's beard.

Castornoun

See Caster, a small wheel.

Beavernoun

The hair on a woman's pubic area; - vulgar.

Castornoun

the northernmost of the two bright stars in the constellation Gemini, the other being Pollux.

Beavernoun

A woman; - vulgar and offensive.

Castornoun

A variety of the mineral called petalite, from Elba.

Beavernoun

A person who works enthusiastically and diligently; - used especially in the phrase eager beaver.

Castornoun

a multiple star with 6 components; second brightest in Gemini; close to Pollux

Beavernoun

That piece of armor which protected the lower part of the face, whether forming a part of the helmet or fixed to the breastplate. It was so constructed (with joints or otherwise) that the wearer could raise or lower it to eat and drink.

Castornoun

a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling powdered sugar

Beavernoun

the soft brown fur of the beaver

Castornoun

a pivoting roller attached to the bottom of furniture or trucks or portable machines to make them movable

Beavernoun

a full beard

Castornoun

a hat made of beaver fur or similar material

Beavernoun

a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with beaver or silk

Castornoun

type genus of the Castoridae: beavers

Beavernoun

a movable piece of armor on a medieval helmet used to protect the lower face

Beavernoun

a hat made of beaver fur or similar material

Beavernoun

large semiaquatic rodent with webbed hind feet and a broad flat tail; construct complex dams and underwater lodges

Beaververb

work hard on something

Beaver

Beavers are large, semiaquatic rodents in the genus Castor native to the temperate Northern Hemisphere. There are two extant species: the North American beaver (Castor canadensis) and the Eurasian beaver (C. fiber).

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