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Definition of Beaver


  1. An amphibious rodent, of the genus Castor.
  2. The fur of the beaver.
  3. A hat, formerly made of the fur of the beaver, but now usually of silk.
  4. Beaver cloth, a heavy felted woolen cloth, used chiefly for making overcoats.
  5. That piece of armor which protected the lower part of the face, whether forming a part of the helmet or fixed to the breastplate. It was so constructed (with joints or otherwise) that the wearer could raise or lower it to eat and drink.
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Beaver Translations

beaver in Dutch is bever
beaver in French is castor
beaver in German is Biber
beaver in Portuguese is castor
beaver in Spanish is castor