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Definition of the noun dasyprocta

What does dasyprocta mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of the Dasyproctidae: agoutis

Phrases with Dasyprocta

Phrases starting with the word Dasyprocta:

  1. dasyprocta aguti
  2. Dasyprocta azarae
  3. Dasyprocta coibae
  4. Dasyprocta guamara
  5. Dasyprocta rubrata
  6. Dasyprocta cristata
  7. Dasyprocta leporina
  8. Dasyprocta mexicana
  9. Dasyprocta punctata
  10. Dasyprocta ruatanica
  11. Dasyprocta fuliginosa
  12. Dasyprocta kalinowskii
  13. Dasyprocta prymnolopha

Phrases ending with the word Dasyprocta:

  1. Empis Dasyprocta
  2. genus dasyprocta
  3. Cordilura dasyprocta
  4. Cordylura Dasyprocta
  5. Okeniella dasyprocta
  6. Subspecies Dasyprocta
  7. Species Empis Dasyprocta

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Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

thick or dense (Dasyprocta, dasyphyllous) dasypod- [Gr. dasus, hairy or rough + pous, foot] base armadillo (Dasypodid, dasypodine) dasyproct- [Gr. dasus, hairy + proctos, buttocks] base agouti (Dasyprocta, dasyproctid) dativo- [L. dativus, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1894)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

With two genera:- Dasyprocta, including several species of slender-limbed, subungulate Rodents with ...

Google previewLexicon Urthus, Second Edition (2008)

by Michael Andre-Driussi

History: Dasyprocta agouti is a short-eared animal the size and appearance of a hare, common in the West Indies and adjacent parts of South America. alcalde “ There's going to be a fair, you know. The alcalde an- nounced it” (ii, chap. , ).

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

(Dasyprocta spp.) speedy, stout- bodied, nocturnal, South American rodent that bounds like a hare.They resemble guinea pigs. 2. a pattern of pigmentation inwhichindividual hairshaveseveral bands of light anddark pigment withblack tips .

Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

See also Parmigiano Reggiano agouti Caribbean A rabbitsized humpbacked rodent, Dasyprocta antillensis, widespread throughout the Caribbean and Central and South America. Its firm, white,tendermeat ishighlyprized. Agrafa Greece A ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Ancient Maya (2015)

by Walter R. T. Witschey

white-lipped peccary Tayassu pecari collared peccary Pecari tajacu paca Cuniculus paca agouti Dasyprocta punctata rabbit Sylvilagus sp. manateea Trichechus manatus Birds great curassow Crax rubra crested guan Penelope ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

The Brazilian agouti (Dasyprocta leporina) in the Virgin Islands and on many of the Lesser Antilles is believed to be a pre-Columbian introduction, while the Central American red agouti (D. punctata) was successfully introduced to the Cayman ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1901)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

a remarkable genus of rodents, allied to the Agoutis ( Dasyprocta), represented by a single species (ft paca), which ranges in Central and South AmericaGuatemala to Paraguay, east of the Andes.

Google previewBeeton's Dictionary of universal information; comprising a complete summary of the moral, mathematical, physical and natural sciences [&c., ed. by S.O. Beeton and J. Sherer. Wanting pt. 13]. (1861)

by Samuel Orchart Beeton

Cuvier, the Dasyprocta of Illiger,

the common agouti (Dasyprocta Aguti), known also by the name of the long- nosed, or yellow-rumped cavy ; the black or crested agouti (Dasyprocta crietata), ...

Google previewChamber's Encyclopedia: A dictionary of universal knowledge for the people (1878)

AGOU'TI [ Dasyprocta AgmUi), a small quadruped nearly allied to the Cavy or Guinea-pig, ...

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Small photo of Agouti, Dasyprocta, ist in the sandSmall photo of Dasyprocta in the hotel garden/ Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya, Yucatan, MexicoSmall photo of Dasyprocta on the territory of the hotel/Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya, Yucatan, MexicoSmall photo of Aguti. Dasyprocta. Aguti in a grass. Endemic mexican small animal in size with a hare it is very timid, but lives near to people.Small photo of Aguti. Dasyprocta. Aguti in the fallen down leaves. Endemic mexican small animal in size with a hare it is very timid, but lives near to people.Small photo of Aguti. Dasyprocta. Endemic mexican small animal in size with a hare it is very timid, but lives near to people. More...

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The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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