antelope squirrel

noun
variants: less commonly

antelope chipmunk

Definition of antelope squirrel

  1. :  a small ground squirrel (Citellus leucurus) of the western U.S. having a white undersurface of the tail that when displayed over the back suggests the white rump of the American antelope; also :  any of several similar and closely related rodents

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First Known Use of antelope squirrel

1876


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