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rut



Pronunciation: (rut), [key]
n., v., rut•ted, rut•ting.


n.
1. a furrow or track in the ground, esp. one made by the passage of a vehicle or vehicles.
2. any furrow, groove, etc.
3. a fixed or established mode of procedure or course of life, usually dull or unpromising: to fall into a rut.

v.t.
to make a rut or ruts in; furrow.

rut



Pronunciation: (rut), [key]
n., v., rut•ted, rut•ting.


n.
the periodically recurring sexual excitement of the deer, goat, sheep, etc.

v.i.
to be in the condition of rut.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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