forest hog

noun
variants: or forest pig

Definition of forest hog

: a large dark-colored wild pig (Hylochoerus meinertzhageni) native to the forested region of tropical Africa and closely related to the babirusa

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“Forest hog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forest%20hog. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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