plural -s
: a small carnivorous mammal (Mydaus meliceps) of the mountains of Java and Sumatra resembling the badger and like the skunk secreting an offensive fluid which it can expel a short distance and being blackish brown with a yellowish white stripe down the back

called also Javanese skunk

Word History


Malay tĕledu

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“Teledu.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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