canecutter
canecutter cane"cut`ter, cane cutter cane" cut`ter(k[=a]n"k[u^]t`[~e]r), n. a type of rabbit ({Sylvilagus aquaticus}) inhabiting southeastern U.S. swamps and lowlands; -- called also {swamp rabbit}.

Syn: swamp rabbit, swamp hare. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • canecutter — /kayn kut euhr/, n. any of several species of large cottontails inhabiting swamps or marshes. Also, cane cutter. Also called swamp rabbit. [1835 45, Amer., for earlier sense; CANE + CUTTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • canecutter — /ˈkeɪnkʌtə/ (say kaynkutuh) noun 1. someone employed in cutting sugar cane. 2. a machine which cuts sugar cane …   Australian English dictionary

  • canecutter — noun a wood rabbit of southeastern United States swamps and lowlands • Syn: ↑swamp rabbit, ↑swamp hare, ↑Sylvilagus aquaticus • Hypernyms: ↑wood rabbit, ↑cottontail, ↑cottontail rabbit …   Useful english dictionary

  • cane cutter — canecutter cane cut ter, cane cutter cane cut ter(k[=a]n k[u^]t [ e]r), n. a type of rabbit ({Sylvilagus aquaticus}) inhabiting southeastern U.S. swamps and lowlands; called also {swamp rabbit}. Syn: swamp rabbit, swamp hare. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • swamp rabbit — canecutter cane cut ter, cane cutter cane cut ter(k[=a]n k[u^]t [ e]r), n. a type of rabbit ({Sylvilagus aquaticus}) inhabiting southeastern U.S. swamps and lowlands; called also {swamp rabbit}. Syn: swamp rabbit, swamp hare. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sylvilagus aquaticus — canecutter cane cut ter, cane cutter cane cut ter(k[=a]n k[u^]t [ e]r), n. a type of rabbit ({Sylvilagus aquaticus}) inhabiting southeastern U.S. swamps and lowlands; called also {swamp rabbit}. Syn: swamp rabbit, swamp hare. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • swamp rabbit — noun 1. a wood rabbit of southeastern United States swamps and lowlands • Syn: ↑canecutter, ↑swamp hare, ↑Sylvilagus aquaticus • Hypernyms: ↑wood rabbit, ↑cottontail, ↑cottontail rabbit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thomas Lavelle — Thomas James Lavelle (2 December 1887 ndash; 24 May 1944) was an Australian politician. He was born in Liverpool, New South Wales, and received a primary education. He worked variously as a farmer, a canecutter and a railworker, before becoming… …   Wikipedia

  • swamp rabbit — any of several southern cottontails, esp. Sylvilagus aquaticus, of swamps and lowlands. Also called canecutter. See illus. under rabbit. [1840 50, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Margaritaville Cafe: Late Night — is the name of a series of three compilation albums by singers and bands that performed at various Margaritaville Cafes, commercial ventures of American singer songwriter Jimmy Buffett. The first two albums, Margaritaville Cafe: Late Night Menu… …   Wikipedia

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