coati mundi
Coati Co*a"ti (k[-o]*[aum]"t[-e] or k[-o]*[=a]"t[i^]), n. [From the native name: cf. F. coati.] (Zo["o]l.) A mammal of tropical America of the genus {Nasua}, allied to the raccoon, having a ringed tail but with a longer body, tail, and nose; -- called also {coati mondi} and {coati mundi}.

Syn: coati, coati-mondi, coati-mundi, coon cat, {Nasua narica}. [1913 Webster]

Note: The red coati ({Nasua socialis}), called also {coati mondi}, inhabits Mexico and Central America. The brown coati ({Nasua narica}) is found in Surinam and Brazil. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • coati mundi — coati mondi coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi, coati mondi coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi . same as {coati}. Syn: coati, coon cat, {Nasua narica}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coati-mundi — coati mondi coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi, coati mondi coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi . same as {coati}. Syn: coati, coon cat, {Nasua narica}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coati-mundi — or coati mondi [kō ät′ēmun′dē] n. pl. coati mundi or coati mundis 〚Tupí /span> COATI + mondi, solitary〛 COATI * * * …   Universalium

  • coati-mundi — or coati mondi [kō ät′ēmun′dē] n. pl. coati mundi or coati mundis [Tupí < COATI + mondi, solitary] COATI …   English World dictionary

  • Coati Mundi — This article is about the musician. For the mammal sometimes known as the coatimundi, see Coati. Coati Mundi Birth name Andy Hernandez Born January 3, 1963 (1963 01 03) (age 48) Origin New York City, New York, U.S …   Wikipedia

  • coati-mundi — noun omnivorous mammal of Central America and South America • Syn: ↑coati, ↑coati mondi, ↑coon cat, ↑Nasua narica • Hypernyms: ↑procyonid • Member Holonyms: ↑Nasua, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • coati mondi — coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi, coati mondi coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi . same as {coati}. Syn: coati, coon cat, {Nasua narica}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coati-mondi — coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi, coati mondi coati mondi, coati mundi coati mundi . same as {coati}. Syn: coati, coon cat, {Nasua narica}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coati — Co*a ti (k[ o]*[aum] t[ e] or k[ o]*[=a] t[i^]), n. [From the native name: cf. F. coati.] (Zo[ o]l.) A mammal of tropical America of the genus {Nasua}, allied to the raccoon, having a ringed tail but with a longer body, tail, and nose; called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coati mondi — Coati Co*a ti (k[ o]*[aum] t[ e] or k[ o]*[=a] t[i^]), n. [From the native name: cf. F. coati.] (Zo[ o]l.) A mammal of tropical America of the genus {Nasua}, allied to the raccoon, having a ringed tail but with a longer body, tail, and nose;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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