Scalopus

noun
Scal·​o·​pus | \ ˈskaləpəs \

Definition of Scalopus

: a genus of insectivores including the common mole of the eastern U.S.

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History and Etymology for Scalopus

New Latin, from Greek skalops mole, literally, digger

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“Scalopus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Scalopus. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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