Definitions for jackals

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Jackals

    Medium-sized terrestrial carnivores, in the genus Canis, family CANIDAE. Three species are recognized, two found only in Africa and one found in Africa, Europe, and Asia.

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  1. H. L. Mencken:

    Democracy: The worship of jackals by jackasses.


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