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

  • noun A common squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) of eastern North America, having grayish or blackish fur.

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  • noun Sciurus griseus, a species of squirrel, found along the western coast of the United States and Canada, the eastern gray squirrel.
  • noun Sciurus carolinensis, a species of squirrel, found in the eastern and midwestern United States and Canada, and western Europe, western gray squirrel.


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