Definition of Bobac

1. n. The Poland marmot (Arctomys bobac).



Definition of Bobac

1. bobak [n -S] - See also: bobak

Medical Definition of Bobac

1. The Poland marmot (Arctomys bobac). Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bobac

boatwrights
boatyard
boatyards
bob
bob-cherry
bob about
bob around
bob haircut
bob haircuts
bob under
bob up
bob wig
bob wigs
boba
boba tea
bobac (current term)
bobacs
bobak
bobaks
bobance
bobar
bobared
bobaring
bobars
bobas
bobaunce
bobbar
bobbared
bobbaring
bobbars

Literary usage of Bobac

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1. Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert Armitage Sterndale (1884)
"... 3|J inches; the heel is more sparsely clad with hairs along its margin than is the tarsus of A. bobac" (Dr. J. Anderson, 'PZS' 1871, pp. 561, 562). ..."

2. A Natural History of the Globe: Of Man, of Beasts, Birds, Fishes, Reptiles by Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, John Wright (1831)
"The bobac constructs burrows obliquely in the ground, of the depth of two, ... The Canadian Monax, the Poland bobac, and the Alpine Marmots, are, indeed, ..."

3. The Illustrated Natural History by John George Wood (1865)
"The bobac, or POLAND MARMOT, is one of the true Marmots, and is a native of part* of Northern ... The length of the bobac is rather more than twenty inches, ..."

4. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Pierre André Latreille (1831)
"(The bobac.) Size of the preceding; of a yellowish grey, tinted with red about the head. Inhabits low mountains and hills, from Poland to Kamschatka, ..."

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