Definition of woodchuck in English:
A North American marmot with a heavy body and short legs.
- Marmota monax, family Sciuridae
- The Rodentia also includes beavers, muskrats, porcupines, woodchucks, chipmunks, squirrels, prairie dogs, marmots, chinchillas, voles, lemmings, and many others.
- Squirrels range in size from the mouse-sized African pygmy squirrel to the robust marmots and woodchucks (genus Marmota).
- Unlike other marmots, woodchucks don't live in big colonies underground.
Definition of woodchuck in:
- US English dictionary
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