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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aard-wolf  \Aard"-wolf`\  ([aum]rd"w[oo^]lf),  n.  [D,  earth-wolf] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  carnivorous  quadruped  ({Proteles  Lalandii}),  of  South 
  Africa,  resembling  the  fox  and  hyena.  See  {Proteles}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aardwolf 
  n  :  striped  mammal  of  southeast  Africa  that  feeds  chiefly  on 
  insects  [syn:  {Proteles  cristata}] 




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