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Mnemonic quarry - Dictionary definition and meaning for word quarry Definition (noun) a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence Example Sentence he fell prey to muggers everyone was fair game the target of a manhunt
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