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n. pl. ye·tis
See abominable snowman.
[Of Tibetan dialectal (Sherpa) origin; equivalent to written Tibetan g.ya' dred : g.ya', high rocky place + dred, bear.]
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(Non-European Myth & Legend) another term for abominable snowman
[C20: from Tibetan]
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n., pl. yet•is. (sometimes cap.)
a large, hairy, humanoid creature reputed to inhabit the Himalayas.
[1950–55; < Sherpa]
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|Noun||1.||yeti - a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas|
legendary creature - a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factual
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yétiabominable homme des neiges
yeti[ˈjetɪ] N → yeti m
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yeti[ˈjɛtɪ] n → yeti m inv
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