typical ground squirrels
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Sciuridae, ↑family Sciuridae
Member Meronyms: ↑ground squirrel, ↑gopher, ↑spermophile

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Etymology: New Latin, from sperm- + -philus
synonym of citellus

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Spermophĭlus — Spermophĭlus, die Zieselmaus …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Spermophilus — Spermophile Spermophile …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Spermophilus —   Spermophilus …   Wikipedia Español

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  • spermophilus — sper·moph·i·lus …   English syllables

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