from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A South American armadillo (Dasypus sexcinctus). Called also sixbanded armadillo.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The six-banded armadillo, Dasypus sexcinctus, or D. encoubert. See armadillo
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Argentine armadillo with six movable bands and hairy underparts
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The common armadillo, or the poyou, is about twenty inches in length, including the tail.
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