prairie

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French prairie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɹɛəɹi/ (in accents without the "Mary-merry merger")
  • IPA(key): [ˈpɹɛɹi] (in accents with the "Mary-merry merger")
  • Rhymes: -ɛəɹi

Noun[edit]

prairie (plural prairies)

  1. an extensive area of relatively flat grassland with few, if any, trees, especially in North America

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French praerie, from Latin pratum (meadow) + -aria, -arium

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Noun[edit]

prairie f (plural prairies)

  1. meadow, grassland, pasture, prairie

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