from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small carnivorous raccoonlike mammal (Bassariscus sumichrasti) of Central America, having a black-banded tail.
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- n. Alternative spelling of cacomixl.
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- n. raccoon-like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white rings
American Spanish cacomiztle, from Nahuatl tlacomiztli : tlaco, half, part + miztli, mountain lion.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)