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coati


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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,  but  with  a  longer  body,  tail,  and  nose. 
 
  Note:  The  red  coati  ({N.  socialis}),  called  also  {coati 
  mondi},  inhabits  Mexico  and  Central  America.  The  brown 
  coati  ({N.  narica})  is  found  in  Surinam  and  Brazil. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coati 
  n  :  omnivorous  mammal  of  Central  and  South  America  [syn:  {coati-mondi}, 
  {coati-mundi},  {coon  cat},  {Nasua  narica}] 




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