Definition of American badger
1. Noun. A variety of badger native to America.
Lexicographical Neighbors of American Badger
Literary usage of American badger
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley (1858)
"Sir John Richard- eon has clearly shown, also, that the american badger is entitled to ... г them, especially when covered •< The american badger is a far ..."
2. American Natural History by John Davidson Godman (1836)
"The american badger differs from the European by generally being smaller and ... In the american badger there is a narrow white line running from between ..."
3. A Natural History of the Globe: Of Man, of Beasts, Birds, Fishes, Reptiles by Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon, John Wright (1831)
"CHAP. XI. Of carnivorous Animals...The Wolf ...The American Wolves... The American Foxes—The Badger...The american badger ...The Otter. ..."
4. The Popular Science Monthly (1889)
"It has not been proved that the american badger is as fond of honey as the European species is, and generally its tastes arc far more carnivorous. ..."
5. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1889)
"The american badger is found in this country from Texa«, Iowa, and Wisconsin ... It has not been proved that the american badger is as fond of honey a« the ..."