Definition of 'meerkat'
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Have you tried getting near a meerkat enclosure at a zoo these days? Times, Sunday Times (2010)An adult meerkat hugs a pup in a tender embrace. The Sun (2011)They'll also get large and small cuddly meerkat toys. The Sun (2009)And yes, you do get a meerkat toy for switching. The Sun (2014)Staff say that visitors to the animals' enclosure have increased after insurance company adverts that feature a fully clothed talking meerkat. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Used Rarely. meerkat is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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