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Definition: Oryzorictes hora
, n. [See Tenrec
Any one of several species of small insectivores of the
, belonging to Ericulus
and related genera, native of Madagascar. They are more or
less spinose and resemble the hedgehog in habits. The rice
tendrac (Oryzorictes hora
) is very injurious to rice crops.
Some of the species are called also tenrec