from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various large nocturnal, arboreal civets of the subfamily Paradoxurinae of southern Asia and tropical Africa, especially the common Asian species Paradoxurus hermaphroditus, having spotted fur and a long tail.
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- n. spotted or striped arboreal civet of southeast Asia and East Indies
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