from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. ratlike rodent of the Andes with soft fur and large ears.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as habrocome.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. ratlike rodent with soft fur and large ears of the Andes
From New Latin abrocoma, from Ancient Greek ἁβροκόμης (habrokomēs, "with delicate hair"), from ἁβρός (habros) + κόμη (komē, "hair"). (Wiktionary)