(n.) An edentate mammal, of the genus Orycteropus, somewhat resembling a pig, common in some parts of Southern Africa. It burrows in the ground, and feeds entirely on ants, which it catches with its long, slimy tongue.

Related Terms:

burr, burro, burrow, catch, dentate, eden, edentate, entire, entirely, feed, limy, lin, mamma, mammal, opus, outher, slim, slimy, souther, southern, tong, tongue

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