from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A wild pig (Sus scrofa) of Eurasia and northern Africa, having dark dense bristles. It is the ancestor of the domestic hog.
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- n. A wild swine native to Europe and North Africa, scientific name Sus scrofa.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the European wild hog (Sus scrofa), from which the common domesticated swine is descended.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come; introduced in United States
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