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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caribou  \Car"i*bou\  (k[a^]r"[i^]*b[=oo]),  n.  [Canadian  French.] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  American  reindeer,  especially  the  common  or  woodland 
  species  ({Rangifer  Caribou}). 
 
  {Barren  Ground  caribou}.  See  under  {Barren}. 
 
  {Woodland  caribou},  the  common  reindeer  ({Rangifer  Caribou}) 
  of  the  northern  forests  of  America. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  caribou 
  n  :  arctic  deer  with  large  antlers  in  both  sexes;  called 
  reindeer  in  Eurasia  and  caribou  in  North  America  [syn:  {reindeer}, 
  {Greenland  caribou},  {Rangifer  tarandus}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Caribou,  ME  (city,  FIPS  10565) 
  Location:  46.86679  N,  67.99056  W 
  Population  (1990):  9415  (4089  housing  units) 
  Area:  205.4  sq  km  (land),  2.3  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  04736 




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