spermophile

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Etymology[edit]

From spermo- +‎ -phile, hence, "seed-lover".

Noun[edit]

spermophile (plural spermophiles)

  1. A terrestrial burrowing rodent; ground squirrel
    "Seek spermophile who lives on the plains of the West and is often called gopher, is the true ground squirrel."

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Noun[edit]

spermophile m (plural spermophiles)

  1. spermophile

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