Orycteropus afer
Oryctere Or"yc*tere, n. [Gr. 'orykth`r digger: cf. F. oryct[`e]re.] (Zo["o]l.) The aard-vark ({Orycteropus afer}). [1913 Webster]

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  • Orycteropus afer — aardvark aard vark ([aum]rd v[aum]rk ), n. [D., earth pig.] (Zo[ o]l.) An edentate mammal, of the genus {Orycteropus} ({Orycteropus afer}), somewhat resembling a pig, common in some parts of Southern Africa. It is a nocturnal ungulate, burrows in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orycteropus afer — Orycterope O*ryc ter*ope, n. [Gr. orykth r digger + poy s foot.] (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Oryctere} (the aardvark, {Orycteropus afer}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Orycteropus afer — noun nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata • Syn: ↑aardvark, ↑ant bear, ↑anteater • Hypernyms: ↑placental, ↑placental mammal, ↑eutherian, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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