stinkdier

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɪŋk.diːr/
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  • Hyphenation: stink‧dier

Etymology[edit]

Compound of stinken (to stink) +‎ dier (animal). Compare German Stinktier and Danish stinkdyr.

Noun[edit]

stinkdier n (plural stinkdieren, diminutive stinkdiertje n)

  1. A skunk, one of the various species of mammals from the family Mephitidae that can spread an insufferable stench as a defense mechanism