Definición de wolverine en inglés:

wolverine

Saltos de línea: wol¦ver|ine
Pronunciación: /ˈwʊlvəriːn
 
/

sustantivo

A heavily built short-legged carnivorous mammal with a long brown coat and a bushy tail, native to northern tundra and forests in Eurasia and North America.
  • Gulo gulo, family Mustelidae
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Predators of erethizontids include mustelids such as martens, minks, wolverines, ermine, weasels, and fishers.
  • The researchers discovered shards of bone from mammoths, musk ox, brown bear, wolverine, rhinoceros, hares, bison, horses, reindeer, and cave lion.
  • The weasel family includes such colourful characters as otters, wolverines, skunks, minks and badgers.

Origen

late 16th century (earlier as wolvering): formed obscurely from wolv-, plural stem of wolf.

Definición de wolverine en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día fioritura
Pronunciación: fɪˌɔːrɪˈt(j)ʊərə
noun
an embellishment of a melody...