Definition of Flickertail

1. Noun. Of sagebrush and grassland areas of western United States and Canada.




Definition of Flickertail

1. Noun. A North American ground squirrel, ''Citellus richardsoni''. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flickertail

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flicker fusion
flicker fusion frequency technique
flicker perimetry
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flickeringly
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flickermouse
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flickertail (current term)
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Literary usage of Flickertail

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1. U. S. Marines in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991: With Marine Forces Afloat in edited by Ronald J. Brown (2000)
"The auxiliary crane ship USNS flickertail State (T-ACS 5) carried 192 ... These black-bottom ships could make 20 knots and the flickertail State could ..."

2. Bulletin by North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (Fargo) (1899)
"flickertail 218 Foxtail 218 Foxtail, Yellow 214 French Weed 228 Great Ragweed ... 230 Hare's Ear Mustard 222 Harrows and Weeders 211 High Water Shrub 231 ..."

3. Decimal Classification and Relativ Index for Libraries, Clippings, Notes, Etc by Melvil Dewey (1919)
"... in 1910 49 counties Sobriquet: flickertail state Capital: Bismarck Montana 26 May 1864 territory organized. Name means Mountain land 8 Nov. ..."

4. Operation and Maintenance of Irrigation Systems by Sidney Twitchell Harding (1917)
"The flickertail or Richardson ground squirrel is found in Montana and adjoining States. The larger and darker Columbian ground squirrel is common in the ..."

5. The Ohio Educational Monthly and the National Teacher: A Journal of Education by Ohio State Teachers Association (1892)
"... Montana, Stubbed Toe State; North Dakota, flickertail State; South Dakota, Swinged Cat State. Q. 306.—The northern part of Norway and Sweden is called ..."

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