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coyote


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coyote  \Coy"o*te\  (k?"?-t?  or  k?"?t),  n.  [Spanish  Amer.,  fr 
  Mexican  coyotl.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  carnivorous  animal  ({Canis  latrans}),  allied  to  the  dog, 
  found  in  the  western  part  of  North  America;  --  called  also 
  {prairie  wolf}.  Its  voice  is  a  snapping  bark,  followed  by  a 
  prolonged,  shrill  howl. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coyote 
  n  :  small  wolf  native  to  western  North  America  [syn:  {prairie 
  wolf},  {brush  wolf},  {Canis  latrans}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Coyote,  CA 
  Zip  code(s):  95013 




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