chickeree
chickeree chickeree n. the far western U.S. counterpart of the red squirrel.

Syn: Douglas squirrel, Tamiasciurus douglasi. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • chickeree — noun far western United States counterpart of the red squirrel • Syn: ↑Douglas squirrel, ↑Tamiasciurus douglasi • Hypernyms: ↑tree squirrel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Douglas squirrel — noun far western United States counterpart of the red squirrel • Syn: ↑chickeree, ↑Tamiasciurus douglasi • Hypernyms: ↑tree squirrel * * * ˈdəgləs noun Usage: usually capitalized D Etymology: after David …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tamiasciurus douglasi — noun far western United States counterpart of the red squirrel • Syn: ↑chickeree, ↑Douglas squirrel • Hypernyms: ↑tree squirrel …   Useful english dictionary

  • tree squirrel — noun any typical arboreal squirrel • Hypernyms: ↑squirrel • Hyponyms: ↑eastern grey squirrel, ↑eastern gray squirrel, ↑cat squirrel, ↑Sciurus carolinensis, ↑western grey squirrel, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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