from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The musquash or muskrat of North America, Fiber zibethicus.
- noun [capitalized] [NL.] Same as
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- proper noun A genus of rodents including the muskrat (
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- noun The
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- noun muskrats
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Voyaging along the margin of a lake, we may see on the shores numbers of little flattened oval nests composed of reeds and sedges, while numerous holes in the bank, with quantities of shells, chiefly of the fresh-water mussel, scattered round, show the entrance to the habitations of the musquash, or ondatra, called also the musk-rat.