noun chick·a·ree \ˈchi-kə-ˌrē\

Definition of chickaree

  1. :  red squirrel; also :  a related squirrel (Tamiasciurus douglasii) of forests from southwestern British Columbia to central California

Origin and Etymology of chickaree


First Known Use: 1829

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