huanaco
Guanaco Gua*na"co (gw[.a]*n[aum]"k[-o]), n.; pl. {Guanacos} (-k[=o]z). [Sp. guanaco, Peruv. huanacu. Cf. {Huanaco}.] (Zo["o]l.) A South American mammal ({Auchenia huanaco}), allied to the llama, but of larger size and more graceful form, inhabiting the southern Andes and Patagonia. It is supposed by some to be the llama in a wild state. [Written also {huanaco}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Huanaco — Hua*na co, n. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Guanaco}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Huanāco — Huanāco, Säugethier, so v.w. Lama …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • huanaco — 1. tipo de lama conocido por escupir; cf. guanaco; no te acerque a ese huanaco, que escupe , son medio tímidos los guanacos 2. vehículo lanza aguas de la policía; cf. guanaco; la manifestación comenzó a desordenarse y la calle se llenó de… …   Diccionario de chileno actual

  • huanaco — variant of guanaco * * * huanaco var. guanaco …   Useful english dictionary

  • Huanaco — Guanako Guanako (Lama guanicoe) Systematik Überordnung: Laurasiatheria Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • huanaco — (entrée créée par le supplément) (u a na ko) s. m. Animal d Amérique, voisin du lama, Journ. offic. 23 nov. 1871, p 4598, 1re col …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Huanaco — Hu|a|na|co [u̯a...ko] vgl. ↑Guanako …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Huanaco-China — Huanaco China, eine Art graue Chinarinde, s.d. a) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Auchenia huanaco — Guanaco Gua*na co (gw[.a]*n[aum] k[ o]), n.; pl. {Guanacos} ( k[=o]z). [Sp. guanaco, Peruv. huanacu. Cf. {Huanaco}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A South American mammal ({Auchenia huanaco}), allied to the llama, but of larger size and more graceful form,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Guanaco — Gua*na co (gw[.a]*n[aum] k[ o]), n.; pl. {Guanacos} ( k[=o]z). [Sp. guanaco, Peruv. huanacu. Cf. {Huanaco}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A South American mammal ({Auchenia huanaco}), allied to the llama, but of larger size and more graceful form, inhabiting the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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