from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Any of several foxes having grizzled fur on the back and sides, especially Urocyon cinereoargenteus of southern North America, Central America, and northern South America, which has a black stripe down the tail and, unlike the red fox, climbs trees.

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  • noun dark grey American fox; from Central America through southern United States


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