Definition of ferret-badger in English:


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  • A small tree-climbing badger found in SE Asia, having a long tail and a brownish coat with conspicuous facial markings.
    • Genus Melogale, family Mustelidae: three species
    More example sentences
    • The Chinese ferret badger is easily distinguishable from other species of badgers on account of its unique facial markings.
    • The ferret badger has a grayish or brownish body fur.

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