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dassy


dassy


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Daman  \Da"man\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  small  herbivorous  mammal  of  the  genus  {Hyrax}.  The  species 
  found  in  Palestine  and  Syria  is  {Hyrax  Syriacus};  that  of 
  Northern  Africa  is  {H.  Brucei};  --  called  also  {ashkoko}, 
  {dassy},  and  {rock  rabbit}.  See  {Cony},  and  {Hyrax}.