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- n. The pursuit of deer with a dog.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of drawing after, or pursuing, deer with a dog.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In old English forest law, an apprehension of an offender against the venison in the forest when he was found drawing after the deer by the scent of a led hound, especially after a deer which he had wounded with crossbow or longbow.
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