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- n. The golden mole.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A South African mole of the genus Chrysochloris; the golden mole, the fur of which reflects brilliant metallic hues of green and gold.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An animal of the family Chrysochlorididæ a Cape mole.
- n. A dipterous insect of the genus Chrysochlora.
Ancient Greek gold + light green: compare French chrysochlore. (Wiktionary)
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