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AARDVARK

An edentate mammal, of the genus Orycteropus, somewhat resembling a pig, general in some parts of Southern Africa. It burrows in the ground, and feeds entirely on ants, which it catches with its long, slimy tongue. Origin: D, earth-pig. Source: Websters Vocabulary
homovanillic acid   homovanillic acid test   homozoic   homozygosity   homozygote   homozygous   homozygous achondroplasia   homozygous by descent   (1)
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