Meaning of “prairie dog” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “prairie dog” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"prairie dog" in American English

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prairie dognoun [ C ]

us /ˈpreər·i ˌdɔɡ/

a small animal found in western North American that is a kind of squirrel that lives in large groups underground

(Definition of “prairie dog” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)