What does the word beaver mean?

Usage examples for beaver

  1. " Listen," said Uncle Dick, " and I'll tell you a little beaver story, right out of the Journal." – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  2. The work of a Beaver Indian woman at Vermilion- on- the- Peace. – The New North by Agnes Deans Cameron
  3. The Beaver has seen this sign, as shown by his signature at the bottom. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin