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Musquash
Musquash Mus"quash, n. [American Indian name.] (Zo["o]l.) See Muskrat. Musquash root (Bot.), an umbelliferous plant (Cicuta maculata), having a poisonous root. See Water hemlock.
musquash
Muskrat Musk"rat`, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A North American aquatic fur-bearing rodent (Fiber zibethicus). It resembles a rat in color and having a long scaly tail, but the tail is compressed, the bind feet are webbed, and the ears are concealed in the fur. It has scent glands which secrete a substance having a strong odor of musk. Called also musquash, musk beaver, and ondatra.

Meaning of musquash from wikipedia

- native word mòskwas, as seen in the archaic English name for the animal, musquash. Because of the ****ociation with the "musky" odor, which the muskrat uses...
- Musquash may refer to: Muskrat Musquash Parish, New Brunswick, Canada Musquash, New Brunswick, an unincorporated community therein Musquash River (Ontario)...
- The Musquash River is a river in Muskoka District Muni****lity, west Central Ontario, Canada, which splits from the Moon River and flows west into Georgian...
- community of Prince of Wales in Musquash Parish. Musquash was settled in the early 1800s at the head of navigation on the Musquash River. The S**** Line Railway...
- Musquash is a civil parish in Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada. For governance purposes it forms the local service district of the parish of Musquash...
- Muskoka. Go Home Lake is a natural lake which is actually part of the Musquash River system also spelled as Musquosh River on some maps. It was opened...
- generating station is administratively part of the local service district of Musquash, west of the city of Saint John. The Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station...
- The river heads northeast, p****es through Moon Chute, at which point the Musquash River diverges to the south. The river continues northeast and p****es into...
- and environmental features. In 1870, the Musquash Colonization Road was built, connecting Gravenhurst to Musquash Falls (now Bala). This road was the first...
- which empty into Georgian Bay south of Parry Sound by way of the Moon and Musquash Rivers. Tributaries include the: Indian River Hollow River Oxtongue River...
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