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gundi

[guhn-dee]
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noun, plural gun·dis.
  1. either of two small desert rodents, Ctenodactylus gundi or C. vali, of northern Africa, living in dry, rocky areas and characterized by comblike bristles on the hind feet.

Origin of gundi

From dialectal Arabic
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Historical Examples

  • The first division, on the right, advanced against the large walled village of Gundi, which was strongly held by the enemy.

    For Name and Fame

    G. A. Henty

  • Daun gundi or tabung bru (Nepenthes destillatoria) can scarcely be termed a flower, but is a very extraordinary climbing plant.

    The History of Sumatra

    William Marsden