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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Any of certain strong sturdily built burrowing mammals constituting two genera (Meles and Taxidea) of the family Mustelidae and being widely distributed in the northern hemisphere, represented in western No. America by a mammal (T. taxus) and in Europe an

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  • "We know from figures released in 2007 that the prevalence of TB in Welsh badgers is around
  • We don't need no stinkin 'badgers!
  • Other species such as badgers also showed high usage.
  • Terriers were originally used for hunting small quarry such as badgers, rats and rabbits. for more
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