from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the type genus of the family Erinaceidae, composed of hedgehogs.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of the subfamily Erinaceinæ, containing the true hedgehogs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus of the family Erinaceidae: hedgehogs
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