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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See binturong.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A binturong, Arctictis binturong, related to civets.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an arboreal civet of Asia (Arctictis bintourong) having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The panda, Ælurus fulgens.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas
  • n. arboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair

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