Related to Tupaiid: Tupaiidae
|n.||1.||(Zool.) Any one of several species of East Indian and Asiatic insectivores of the family Tupaiidæ, somewhat resembling squirrels in size and arboreal habits. The nose is long and pointed.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.