Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913, 100,000 entries)
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Searched Webster 1913 for `Aard-vark`
Aard-vark Aard"-vark` (ärd"värk`) noun [ Dutch, earth-pig.] (Zoology) An edentate mammal, of the genus Orycteropus , somewhat resembling a pig, common in some parts of Southern Africa. It burrows in the ground, and feeds entirely on ants, which it catches with its long, slimy tongue.