suslik

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noun su·slik \ˈsü-slik\

Definition of suslik

  1. 1 :  any of several rather large short-tailed ground squirrels (genus Spermophilus) of eastern Europe or northern Asia

  2. 2 :  the mottled grayish-black fur of a suslik

Origin and Etymology of suslik

Russian


First Known Use: 1774


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