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otter shrew

Syllabification: ot·ter shrew

Definition of otter shrew in English:

noun

A semiaquatic mammal of the tenrec family, with a sleek body and long tail, native to central and West Africa.
  • Genera Potamogale and Micropotamogale, family Tenrecidae: three species, including the giant otter shrew (P. velox), which resembles an otter

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