American badger

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n American badger a variety of badger native to America
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Usage

In literature:

The American Badger is mostly confined to the Northwestern parts of the United States, and it is a curious little animal.
"Camp Life in the Woods and the Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making" by William Hamilton Gibson
Norman recognised it at once as the "blaireau," or American badger.
"The Young Voyageurs" by Mayne Reid
Norman recognised it at once as the "blaireau," or American badger.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
The American badger belongs to a separate genus.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
There are several varieties of Badger, the Indian and the American being the most important, respectively of the eastern and western worlds.
"Natural History in Anecdote" by Various
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In news:

Badger Meter is the official sponsor of the 2013 Meter Madness Contest sponsored by the American Water Works Assn.
Sharon Clay, curator of animal exhibits at Turtle Bay Exploration Park, coaxes Digger, an American badger , to come dig for the groundbreaking of a new animal exhibit at the park.
Sharon Clay, curator of animal exhibits at Turtle Bay Exploration Park, coaxes Digger, an American badger, to come dig for the groundbreaking of a new animal exhibit at the park.
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