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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a genus of mammals comprising the prairie dogs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of rodent quadrupeds, of the spermophile division of the family Sciurid√¶, approaching the marmots proper (Arctomys) in the stout, thick-set body and short, bushy tail.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. prairie dogs


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