Mydaus meliceps
Teledu Tel"e*du, n. (Zo["o]l.) An East Indian carnivore ({Mydaus meliceps}) allied to the badger, and noted for the very offensive odor that it emits, somewhat resembling that of a skunk. It is a native of the high mountains of Java and Sumatra, and has long, silky fur. Called also {stinking badger}, and {stinkard}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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