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Definition of Marmot

Marmot
Marmot Mar"mot, n. [It. marmotta, marmotto, prob. fr. L. mus montanus, or mus montis, lit., mountain mouse or rat. See Mountain, and Mouse.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any rodent of the genus Arctomys. The common European marmot (A. marmotta) is about the size of a rabbit, and inhabits the higher regions of the Alps and Pyrenees. The bobac is another European species. The common American species (A. monax) is the woodchuck.

Meaning of Marmot from wikipedia

- Marmots are relatively large ground squirrels in the genus Marmota, with 15 species living in Asia, Europe and North America. These herbivores are active...
- The alpine marmot (Marmota marmota) is a large ground-dwelling squirrel, from the genus of marmots. It is found in high numbers in mountainous areas of...
- family Sciuridae, belonging to the group of large ground squirrels known as marmots. It was first scientifically described by Carl Linnaeus in 1758. The groundhog...
- are the ****y marmot and the Vancouver Island marmot. In 2009, it was declared the official endemic mammal of Washington. This marmot is about the size...
- Rodentia Suborder Sciuromorpha Family Sciuridae (squirrels, chipmunks, marmots, and prairie dogs) Subfamily Xerinae Genus Cynomys Gunnison's prairie dog...
- The yellow-bellied marmot (Marmota flaviventris), also known as the rock chuck, is a large, stout-bodied ground squirrel in the marmot genus. It is one...
- A marmot is a member of the genus Marmota. Marmot may also refer to: Marmot (company), an outdoor clothing and sporting goods company Marmot (grape), another...
- The Himalayan marmot (Marmota himalayana) is a marmot species that inhabits alpine gr****lands throughout the Himalayas and on the Tibetan Plateau. It...
- The ****y marmot (Marmota caligata) is a species of marmot that inhabits the mountains of northwest North America. ****y marmots live near the tree line...
- Marmot is an outdoor clothing and sporting goods company founded in 1974 as Marmot Mountain Works. The company was founded in Grand Junction, Colorado...
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