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prairie wolf

noun
1.
coyote (def 1).
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805, Americanism
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Examples for prairie wolf
  • Coyotes have probably become a more severe predator of the swift fox, since the extirpation of the prairie wolf.
  • Coyotes have probably become a more severe predator of swift foxes since the extirpation of the prairie wolf.
British Dictionary definitions for prairie wolf

prairie wolf

noun
1.
another name for coyote (sense 1)
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