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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 har·ri·er /ˈhæriɚ/
 獵兔狗;越野競走者;搶劫者

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Har·ri·er n.  Zool. One of a small breed of hounds, used for hunting hares. [Written also harier.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Har·ri·er, n.
 1. One who harries.
 2. Zool. One of several species of hawks or buzzards of the genus Circus which fly low and harry small animals or birds, -- as the European marsh harrier (Circus aeruginosus), and the hen harrier (Circus cyaneus).
 Harrier hawk Zool., one of several species of American hawks of the genus Micrastur.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 harrier
      n 1: a persistent attacker; "the harassers were not members of
           the regular army" [syn: harasser]
      2: a hound that resembles a foxhound but is smaller; used to
         hunt rabbits
      3: hawks that hunt over meadows and marshes and prey on small
         terrestrial animals