from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small armadillo (Chlamyphorus truncatus) of Argentina, having pale pink armor and thick silky white hair.
- n. A South American armadillo (Burmeisteria retusa) having yellow-brown armor and whitish hair.
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- n. A small, burrowing, South American edentate (Chlamyphorus truncatus), allied to the armadillos; the pink fairy armadillo.
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- n. very small Argentine armadillo with pale silky hair and pink plates on head and neck
American Spanish : Araucanian pichi, armadillo + Spanish ciego, blind (from Latin caecus).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)