Tupaiid Tu*pai"id, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of East Indian and Asiatic insectivores of the family {Tupaiid[ae]}, somewhat resembling squirrels in size and arboreal habits. The nose is long and pointed. [1913 Webster]

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