from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of rodents comprising the common squirrels.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Linnean genus of Sciuridæ, now restricted to arboreal squirrels with a very long bushy distichous tail and no parachute.

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

  • n. type genus of the Sciuridae; typical moderate-sized arboreal squirrels


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