Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Viverricula indica, the small Indian civet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A carnivore (Viverricula Mallaccensis) allied to the civet but smaller, native of China and the East Indies. It furnishes a perfume resembling that of the civet, which is highly prized by the Javanese. Called also Malacca weasel, and lesser civet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of civetcat; the lesser civet, a viverrine quadruped of the genus Viverricula, V. malaccensis, widely distributed in China, India, the Malay peninsula, Java, etc.
  • n. An eminence; a mound; a summit.

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