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jenny:

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hoofed, herbivorous mammal of the genus Equus, closely related to the horse. It is distinguished from the horse by its small size, large head, long ears, and small hooves. There are three living species: Equus hemonius, the Asian wild ass; E.
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jenny

[′jen·ē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A female animal, as a jenny wren.
A female donkey.
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jenny

A machine which shoots out a jet of steam; used for cleaning surfaces.
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jenny

1. a hand-operated machine for turning up the edge of a piece of sheet metal in preparation for making a joint
2. the female of certain animals or birds, esp a donkey, ass, or wren
3. short for spinning jenny
4. Billiards Snooker an in-off
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