Definition of shrew-mole in English:

shrew-mole

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noun

  • A small shrew-like mole with a long tail, native to Asia and North America.
    • Neurotrichus and other genera, family Talpidae: five species
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    • Moles are from the family Talpidae which includes moles, desmans, and shrew-moles.
    • Unlike most other moles, the shrew-mole is fairly agile and commonly active above ground.
    • Moles are from the family Talpidae which includes moles, desmans, and shrew-moles.

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