from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The earth-wolf of South Africa. See
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) A carnivorous, striped, quadruped mammal (
Proteles cristata, formerly Proteles Lalandii), of South Africa, resembling the fox and hyena. It feeds chiefly on insects. See proteles.
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- noun Archaic spelling of
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun striped hyena of southeast Africa that feeds chiefly on insects
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