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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin musaraneus, from mus(mouse) + araneus(of a spider) (because the bite of many shrews, e.g. Neomys fodiens, is venomous).

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NounEdit

musaraigne f ‎(plural musaraignes)

  1. (zoology) shrew

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