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water shrew
Part of Speech: noun
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1. Any one of several species of shrews having fringed feet and capable of swimming actively. The two common European species ( Crossopus fodiens, and C. ciliatus) are the best known. The most common American water shrew, or marsh shrew ( Neosorex palustris), is rarely seen, owing to its nocturnal habits.
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