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Meaning of MUSQUASH

Pronunciation:  'muskw√Ęsh

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  beaver-like aquatic rodent of North America with dark glossy brown fur
 

MUSQUASH is a 8 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: muskrat, Ondatra zibethica
 
 See Also: genus Ondatra, gnawer, gnawing animal, Ondatra, rodent

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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}.

 

 

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