suslik


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sus·lik

 (sŭs′lĭk, so͞os′-) also sous·lik (so͝os′-)
n.
1. Any of several Eurasian ground squirrels, especially the small grayish European species Spermophilus citellus.
2. The pelt or fur of this animal.

[Russian, from Old Russian susolŭ.]

suslik

(ˈsʌslɪk) or

souslik

n
(Animals) a central Eurasian ground squirrel, Citellus citellus, of dry open areas, having large eyes and small ears
[from Russian]

sus•lik

(ˈsʌs lɪk, ˈsus-)

also souslik



n.
1. a common ground squirrel, Spermophilus (Citellus) citellus, of Europe and Asia.
2. the fur of this animal.
[1765–75; < Russian]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.suslik - rather large central Eurasian ground squirrelsuslik - rather large central Eurasian ground squirrel
spermophile, ground squirrel, gopher - any of various terrestrial burrowing rodents of Old and New Worlds; often destroy crops
Translations
souslic
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