from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small South American carnivore (Eira barbata) closely related to the marten, having a broad head, slender body, and short dense fur.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A South American carnivore, Eira barbara, allied to the grison, with a long thick tail.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A South American carnivore (Galera barbara) allied to the grison. The tail is long and thick. The length, including the tail, is about three feet.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See taira.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. long-tailed arboreal mustelid of Central America and South America
Portuguese or Spanish taira.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)