Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A wild cat, Felis yaguarundi of Demarest, inhabiting America from Texas to Paraguay, somewhat larger than a large domestic cat, of slender elongated form, with very long tail and very short limbs, and of a nearly uniform brownish color.
- n. alternative spelling of jaguarundi.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) A South American wild cat (Felis jaguarondi), having a long, slim body and very short legs. Its color is grayish brown, varied with a blackish hue. It is arboreal in its habits and feeds mostly on birds.
- n. long-bodied long-tailed tropical American wildcat
“At night, I fingered my torn pillow and imagined holding the fur of some jaguarondi jumping building to smoking building, and in my dreams a witch changed me into a white cat.”
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