Arctictis bintourong
bearcat ear"cat` n. an arboreal civet of Asia ({Arctictis bintourong}) having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair.

Syn: binturong. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Arctictis bintourong — noun arboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair • Syn: ↑binturong, ↑bearcat • Hypernyms: ↑civet, ↑civet cat • Member Holonyms: ↑Arctictis, ↑genus Arctictis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arctictis — noun binturongs • Syn: ↑genus Arctictis • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Viverridae, ↑family Viverridae, ↑Viverrinae, ↑family Viverrinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Arctictis — noun binturongs • Syn: ↑Arctictis • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Viverridae, ↑family Viverridae, ↑Viverrinae, ↑family Viverrinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • bearcat — noun arboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair • Syn: ↑binturong, ↑Arctictis bintourong • Hypernyms: ↑civet, ↑civet cat • Member Holonyms: ↑Arctictis, ↑ge …   Useful english dictionary

  • bearcat — ear cat n. an arboreal civet of Asia ({Arctictis bintourong}) having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair. Syn: binturong. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • civet cat — noun 1. raccoon like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white rings • Syn: ↑bassarisk, ↑cacomistle, ↑cacomixle, ↑coon cat, ↑raccoon fox, ↑ringtail, ↑ring tailed cat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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