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

  • noun A small North American squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) having a coat that is reddish-brown above and cream or white below

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  • noun Sciurus vulgaris, a species of squirrel, common in Europe and Asia.
  • noun Tamiasciurus hudsonicus, a species of squirrel, found in parts of North America.

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  • noun of northern United States and Canada
  • noun common reddish-brown squirrel of Europe and parts of Asia


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