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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The rock cavy (Kerodon rupestris).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A South American rodent (Cavia rupestris), allied to the Guinea pig, but larger; -- called also rock cavy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Brazilian rodent of the family Caviidæ; the rock-cavy, Cavia rupestris.
  • n. Cut money.


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