a leaping and burrowing rodent, Pedetes capensis, native to southern Africa, having kangaroolike legs and long, pointed ears.
noun (pl) -haas, -hase (-ˌhɑːzə)
a S and E African nocturnal rodent, Pedetes capensis, resembling a small kangaroo: family Pedetidae
noun, Veterinary Pathology. 1. stringhalt. noun 1. (vet science) another name for stringhalt
noun 1. a spring or fountainhead from which a stream flows. 2. the source of something: the springhead of desire. noun 1. the source of a stream; spring
noun, plural springhouses [spring-hou-ziz] /ˈsprɪŋˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a small storehouse built over a spring or part of a brook, for keeping such foods as meat and dairy products cool and fresh. noun 1. a storehouse built over a spring for keeping dairy products and meat cool and fresh
adjective, springier, springiest. 1. characterized by spring or elasticity; flexible; resilient: He walks with a springy step. 2. (of land) abounding in or having springs of water. adjective springier, springiest 1. possessing or characterized by resilience or bounce 2. (of a place) having many wells or springs of water