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On Wed, May 23, 2012 at 9:56 PM, George Corley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Deer may be bucks, does, or fawns (stag might be acceptable in
> place of buck, but I think that it implies an adolescent).  Also, where the
> Hell did you get "buck" and "doe" under "goat" -- a male goat is a ram,
> female I'm not sure (perhaps a ewe).

The problem with all these animals is that the terms get mixed up
and vary by dialect.  I assure you, everything I put in place for "goat"
is true for some English speaker somewhere.  I'm not sure I need to
account for English's oddities here, given the initial paragraph for that
section.

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wm