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quarry (n):
animal hunted or caught for food
Related Word: prey
quarry (n):
a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
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a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'
quarry (n):
a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
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he fell prey to muggers.
everyone was fair game.
the target of a manhunt

Related Words: preytarget
quarry (v):
extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry
Samples
quarry marble
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A dog is a dog through a golden collar is put around its neck

Altın tasma da taksan köpek, köpektir.
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