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NOUN:
  1. The young of certain carnivorous animals, such as the bear, wolf, or lion.
  2. A youth, especially one who is inexperienced, awkward, or ill-mannered.
  3. A novice or learner, particularly in newspaper reporting.
  4. Cub A Cub Scout.

ETYMOLOGY:
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