from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An aquatic opossum (Chironectes minimus) of tropical America, having dense fur, webbed hind feet, and a long tail.
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- n. The water opossum
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The South American water-opossum, Chironectes variegatus.
After the Oyapock, a river of northern South America.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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