Conepatl
Conepate Co"ne*pate (k[=o]"n[-e]*p[=a]t), Conepatl Co"ne*patl (-p[a^]t'l), n. [Mexican conepatl and epatl.] (Zo["o]l.) The skunk. [1913 Webster]

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  • Conepatl — Conepatl, so v. w. Stinkthier …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • conepatl — ► sustantivo masculino México ZOOLOGÍA Zorrillo, mamífero carnívoro mustélido de la subfamilia de los mefitinos …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • conepatl — co·ne·patl …   English syllables

  • conepatl — noun see conepate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Conepate — Co ne*pate (k[=o] n[ e]*p[=a]t), Conepatl Co ne*patl ( p[a^]t l), n. [Mexican conepatl and epatl.] (Zo[ o]l.) The skunk. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stinkthier — (Mephitis Cuv.), Gattung der marderartigen Raubsäugthiere, welche oben vier, unten fünf Backenzähne haben; Füße fünfzehig, die vorderen Krallen sind lang u. zum Graben eingerichtet, die Absonderung stinkender Feuchtigkeit aus den Afterdrüsen ist… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • conepati — /koh neuh pah tee/, n. See hog nosed skunk (def. 2). [1765 75; < MexSp conepate < Nahuatl conepatl, equiv. to cone(tl) child, offspring + (e)patl skunk] * * * …   Universalium

  • hog-nosed skunk — noun large naked muzzled skunk with white back and tail; of southwestern North America and Mexico • Syn: ↑hognosed skunk, ↑badger skunk, ↑rooter skunk, ↑Conepatus leuconotus • Hypernyms: ↑skunk, ↑polecat, ↑wood …   Useful english dictionary

  • conepati — /koh neuh pah tee/, n. See hog nosed skunk (def. 2). [1765 75; < MexSp conepate < Nahuatl conepatl, equiv. to cone(tl) child, offspring + (e)patl skunk] …   Useful english dictionary

  • co|ne|pa|tl — «KOH neh PAH tuhl», noun. (in Mexico) the hog nosed skunk. ╂[< Nahuatl conepatl] …   Useful english dictionary

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