shrew mole


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Related to shrew mole: Neurotrichus gibbsii

shrew mole

n.
Any of various shrewlike moles of several genera in the family Talpidae, found in North America and Asia.

shrew mole

n
(Animals) any of several moles, such as Uropsilus soricipes of E Asia or Neurotrichus gibbsi of E North America, having a long snout and long tail
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Noun1.shrew mole - slender mole having a long snout and tailshrew mole - slender mole having a long snout and tail
mole - small velvety-furred burrowing mammal having small eyes and fossorial forefeet
genus Uropsilus, Uropsilus - shrew moles
Asiatic shrew mole, Uropsilus soricipes - shrew mole of eastern Asia
American shrew mole, Neurotrichus gibbsii - greyish-black shrew mole of the United States and Canada