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Echidna

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Echidna

1. A monster, half maid and half serpent.

2. (Science: zoology) a genus of monotremata found in australia, tasmania, and new guinea. They are toothless and covered with spines; called also porcupine ant-eater, and Australian ant-eater.

Origin: L, a viper, adder, gr.