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Synonyms for cairnkɛərn

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  1. cairn(noun)

    a mound of stones piled up as a memorial or to mark a boundary or path

    cairn terrier

  2. cairn, cairn terrier(noun)

    small rough-haired breed of terrier from Scotland

    cairn, cairn terrier


  1. cairn(noun)

    burial mound

  2. cairn(noun)

    A rounded or conical heap of stones erected by early inhabitants of the British Isles, apparently as a sepulchral monument.

    burial mound

  3. cairn(noun)

    A pile of stones heaped up as a landmark, to guide travelers on land or at sea, or to arrest attention, as in surveying, or in leaving traces of an exploring party, etc.

    burial mound

  4. cairn(noun)

    A cairn terrier.

    burial mound

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cairns, kern

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