beaver


beaver
n.

1) a colony of beavers

2) (misc.) an eager beaver ('an overzealous person')

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['biːvə]
a colony of beavers
(misc.) an eager beaver ('an overzealous person')

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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  • Beaver — (engl. für Biber) steht für: Beaver (Texteditor) De Havilland Canada DHC 2 Beaver, ein Flugzeug eine Nord Athabaskische Sprache Beaver, eine niederländische Rockband Ortschaften: Beaver (Alaska) Beaver (Arkansas) Beaver (Iowa) Beaver (Louisiana)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Beaver — Beaver, AK U.S. Census Designated Place in Alaska Population (2000): 84 Housing Units (2000): 54 Land area (2000): 20.500953 sq. miles (53.097221 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.094700 sq. miles (2.835259 sq. km) Total area (2000): 21.595653 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Beaver — Bea ver, n. [OE. bever, AS. beofer, befer; akin to D. bever, OHG. bibar, G. biber, Sw. b[ a]fver, Dan. b[ae]ver, Lith. bebru, Russ. bobr , Gael. beabhar, Corn. befer, L. fiber, and Skr. babhrus large ichneumon; also as an adj., brown, the animal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beaver — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Los Beaver o tsattine son una tribu na dené, cuyo nombre significaba “pueblo del castor”, o bien Dunne za (pueblo auténtico), razón por la cual fueron llamados en inglés Beavers (castores). Vivían en zonas montañosas …   Wikipedia Español

  • Beaver v. R. — Beaver v. The Queen [1957] is a leading decision of the Supreme Court of Canada on the mens rea requirement in criminal law to prove possession . The Court held that an offence based on possession, such as possession of a narcotic, requires the… …   Wikipedia

  • beaver — beaver1 [bē′vər] n. [ME bever < OE beofor: for IE base see BEAR2 ] 1. a) pl. beavers or beaver any of a family (Castoridae) of large rodents with soft, brown fur, chisel like teeth, webbed hind feet, and a flat, broad tail: they often gnaw… …   English World dictionary

  • Beaver, AK — U.S. Census Designated Place in Alaska Population (2000): 84 Housing Units (2000): 54 Land area (2000): 20.500953 sq. miles (53.097221 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.094700 sq. miles (2.835259 sq. km) Total area (2000): 21.595653 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Beaver, AR — U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 95 Housing Units (2000): 43 Land area (2000): 0.350521 sq. miles (0.907846 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.169694 sq. miles (0.439505 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.520215 sq. miles (1.347351 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Beaver, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 53 Housing Units (2000): 26 Land area (2000): 0.256087 sq. miles (0.663263 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.256087 sq. miles (0.663263 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Beaver, OH — U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 464 Housing Units (2000): 226 Land area (2000): 0.390601 sq. miles (1.011653 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.390601 sq. miles (1.011653 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Beaver, OK — U.S. city in Oklahoma Population (2000): 1570 Housing Units (2000): 725 Land area (2000): 1.153875 sq. miles (2.988522 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.153875 sq. miles (2.988522 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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