Definition of Burrowing. Meaning of Burrowing. Synonyms of Burrowing

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Definition of Burrowing

Burrowing
Burrow Bur"row, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Burrowed; p. pr. & vb. n. Burrowing.] 1. To excavate a hole to lodge in, as in the earth; to lodge in a hole excavated in the earth, as conies or rabbits. 2. To lodge, or take refuge, in any deep or concealed place; to hide. Sir, this vermin of court reporters, when they are forced into day upon one point, are sure to burrow in another. --Burke. Burrowing owl (Zo["o]l.), a small owl of the western part of North America (Speotyto cunicularia), which lives in holes, often in company with the prairie dog.

Meaning of Burrowing from wikipedia

- other hand, are filled with material by the burrowing organism itself. The establishment of an invertebrate burrow often involves the soaking of surrounding...
- The burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia) is a small, long-legged owl found throughout open landscapes of North and South America. Burrowing owls can be...
- overheated. An apparent self-protective behaviour, known as "terminal burrowing", or "hide-and-die syndrome", occurs in the final stages of hypothermia...
- Burrows may refer to: Plural for Burrow Burrows (surname), people with the surname Burrows Burrows (electoral district), a provincial electoral district...
- The burrowing parrot (Cyanoliseus patagonus), also known as the burrowing parakeet or the Patagonian conure, is a species of parrot native to Argentina...
- The Burrowers is a 2008 Western horror film written and directed by J. T. Petty. The film is based on an original short film, Blood Red Earth directed...
- Burrow-with-Burrow is a civil parish in the English county of Lancashire. The parish of Burrow-with-Burrow had a po****tion of 191 recorded in the 2001...
- spiny tibiae in order to dig and burrow into the ground. The giant burrowing ****roach is well adapted for burrowing and digging with large back legs...
- known as the shiny burrow scorpion or the yellow-legged burrowing scorpion) is a large (adult size: 11–15 cm) species of burrowing scorpion found in Southern...
- Burrowing snake may refer to: Amerotyphlops brongersmi****, a harmless blind snake species found in South America. Amerotyphlops trinitatus, a.k.a. the...
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