ALL meanings of chipmunk

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  • countable noun chipmunk A chipmunk is a small animal with a large furry tail and a striped back. 3
  • noun chipmunk any burrowing sciurine rodent of the genera Tamias of E North America and Eutamias of W North America and Asia, typically having black-striped yellowish fur and cheek pouches for storing food 3
  • noun chipmunk any of two genera (Eutamias and Tamias) of small North American squirrels having striped markings on the head and back and living mainly on the ground 3
  • noun chipmunk any of several small, striped, terrestrial squirrels of the genera Tamias, of North America, and Eutamia, of Asia and North America, especially T. striatus, of eastern North America. 1
  • noun chipmunk A burrowing ground squirrel with cheek pouches and light and dark stripes running down the body, found in North America and northern Eurasia. 1
  • noun chipmunk A squirrel-like rodent of the genus Tamias, native mainly to North America. 0
  • verb chipmunk To speed up an audio recording, especially a song, to make the voices high-pitched. 0
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