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hog badger

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Definition of hog badger in English:

noun

A badger with a long mobile snout and dark facial stripes, found in the forests of eastern Asia.
  • Arctonyx collaris, family Mustelidae
Example sentences
  • It also saw the return of mammals like large Indian civets, hog badgers, barking deer and wild pigs.
  • The female hog badger at the Toronto zoo produced litters during each of two successive years.
  • The hog badgers is omnivorous, and roots in the ground rather like a pig to find its food.

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