from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A nocturnal, forest-dwelling wild pig (Babyrousa babyrussa) of the East Indies, having long, upward-curving tusks in the male.
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- n. Any of several mammals in the genus Babyrousa in the pig family Suidae, in which the upper tusk grows upward.
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- n. Indonesian wild pig with enormous curved canine teeth
Malay babirusa : babi, hog + rusa, deer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)