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Main Entry: 1rear
Pronunciation: primarystressri(schwa)r
Function: verb
1 : to put up by building : CONSTRUCT
2 : to raise or set on end
3 a : to take care of the breeding and raising of <rear cattle> b : to bring by continuous care to a stage at which one is fully grown or self-sufficient <rear children>
4 : to rise high
5 : to rise up on the hind legs <the horse reared in fright>

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