Definition of white-toothed shrew in English:

white-toothed shrew

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An aggressive shrew with white teeth, native to Eurasia and Africa.
More example sentences
  • This species is one of the commonest of the white-toothed shrews in western Europe.
  • The lesser white-toothed shrew is found on the Isles of Scilly, Jersey and Sark, whilst the greater lives on Alderney, Guernsey and Herm.
  • Lesser white-toothed shrews are much more social than other shrew species and often share the same nest with other adult shrews.

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