"aard-vark" Definition


  1. 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.

Dictionary Stats for "aard-vark"

Position in dictionary: 172 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n.,
Words that start with aard-vark: 1
Words that end with aard-vark: 1
Words that contain aard-vark: 1
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Definition of aard-vark

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