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bushpig, noun

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bushpigs, or unchanged.
Origin:
South African DutchShow more Translation of South African Dutch boschvark, see boschvark.
The wild pig Potamochoerus porcus of the Suidae; boschvark.
1844 J. Backhouse Narr. of Visit 213The Bosch vark, Bush pig..is about 2½ feet high and 5 feet long, and has a tubercular excrescence covered with coarse hair on the face.
1994 A. Craig in M. Roberts tr. of J.A. Wahlberg’s Trav. Jrnls 1838–56 63Warthog Phaeocochoerus aethiopica, here clearly distinguished from bushpigs.
The wild pig Potamochoerus porcus of the Suidae; boschvark.

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