Meaning of ferret-badger in English:



  • A small tree-climbing badger found in SE Asia, having a long tail and a brownish coat with conspicuous facial markings.

    Genus Melogale, family Mustelidae: three species

    ‘The Chinese ferret badger is easily distinguishable from other species of badgers on account of its unique facial markings.’
    • ‘The ferret badger has a grayish or brownish body fur.’