springhare


springhare
South African jumping hare

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • springhare — /spring hair /, n. a leaping and burrowing rodent, Pedetes capensis, native to southern Africa, having kangaroolike legs and long, pointed ears. Also called jumping hare, springhaas /spring hahs /. [1815 25; trans. of Afrik springhaas; see SPRING …   Universalium

  • springhare — noun A large, tunneling rodent (Pedetes capensis) indigenous to southeast Africa, approximately 40 cm. (16 in.) long and notable for its leaping ability and physical resemblance to a miniature kangaroo. Syn: springhaas …   Wiktionary

  • springhare — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: part translation of Afrikaans springhaas more at springhaas : jumping hare …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anomaluromorpha — Taxobox name = Anomaluromorpha fossil range = Late Eocene Recent image width = 200px image caption = Pedetes capensis regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia subclassis = Eutheria ordo = Rodentia subordo = Anomaluromorpha subordo… …   Wikipedia

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