spermophile


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Spermophile \Sper"mo*phile\, n. [Gr. spe`rma a seed + fi`los
   loving, fond.] (Zool.)
   Any ground squirrel of the genus Spermophilus; a gopher.
   See Illust. under Gopher.
   [1913 Webster]
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