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synonyms for armadillo

  • aardvark
  • anteater
  • sloth
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How to use armadillo in a sentence

In North America, horses, camels, giant armadillos, mammoths, and ground sloths declined and disappeared from 15,000 to 11,500 years ago, followed by extinctions in South America 14,000 to 8,000 years ago.
HOW THE EXTINCTION OF ICE AGE MAMMALS MAY HAVE FORCED US TO INVENT CIVILIZATIONNICHOLAS R. LONGRICHDECEMBER 29, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
For example, a recent news story in the Guardian about armadillos “besieging” North Carolina described them as “pests” and “freakish.”
IT’S TIME TO STOP DEMONIZING “INVASIVE” SPECIESMARINA BOLOTNIKOVANOVEMBER 28, 2021VOX
As liberal columnist and Texan Jim Hightower put it decades ago, there’s nothing in the middle of the road but yellow stripes and dead armadillos.
PENCE AND HALEY AREN’T THE FUTURE OF THE GOP—THEY’RE ROADKILLMATT LEWISOCTOBER 8, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Anyone whom the MAGA base suspects of being a RINO is a dead armadillo now.
PENCE AND HALEY AREN’T THE FUTURE OF THE GOP—THEY’RE ROADKILLMATT LEWISOCTOBER 8, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Today, the remaining transplants from South America include animals like porcupines, armadillos and opossums.
WHY SOUTH AMERICA’S ANCIENT MAMMALS MAY HAVE LOST OUT TO NORTHERN COUNTERPARTSJAKE BUEHLERNOVEMBER 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
He is called the weasel armadillo, because his head is nearly of the same form as a weasel.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
Armadillo, rm-a-dil′o, n. a small American edentate quadruped, having its body armed with bands of bony plates:—pl.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
Seeing this, I seized the tail firmly; and, giving it a sudden jerk, swung the armadillo out between the feet of my companion.
THE DESERT HOMEMAYNE REID
The armadillo dislikes snakes as much as all true knights disliked dragons.
THE ADVENTURES OF A GRAIN OF DUSTHALLAM HAWKSWORTH
The little Armadillo sleeps in a warm barrel, furnished with bran and flannel.
BIRDS AND ALL NATURE, VOL. IV, NO. 1, JULY 1898VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO ARMADILLO

  • aardvark
  • anteater
  • armadillo
  • sloth
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