Musquaw Mus"quaw, n. [American Indian name.] (Zo["o]l.) The American black bear. See {Bear}. [1913 Webster]

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  • musquaw — mus·quaw …   English syllables

  • musquaw — ˈməˌskwȯ noun ( s) Etymology: of Algonquian origin; akin to Cree maskwa black bear, Natick mosq, masq, Delaware machk, Mohegan mquoh : black bear 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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