red wolf


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red wolf

n.
A small wolf (Canis rufus) of the southeast United States, having reddish fur with gray or black highlights.

red′ wolf′


n.
a small North American canid, Canis rufus.
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Noun1.red wolf - reddish-grey wolf of southwestern North Americared wolf - reddish-grey wolf of southwestern North America
wolf - any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs
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