Any of several wild pigs of the genus Babyrousa of Indonesian forests, the male of which has two pairs of long, upward-curving tusks.
A wild pig (Babyrousa babyrussa) of the East Indies with backward-curving tusks: the upper pair grow through the middle of the snout.
Webster's New World
- Babyrousa Babyrussa
Other Word Forms of Babirusa
Origin of Babirusa
Malay babirusa babi hog rusa deer
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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