from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A kind of armadillo, Dasypus peba; also, the seven- or nine-banded armadillo, Tatusia septemcincta or novemcincta.
- noun The true peba is South American, but the name has also been given to the Texan armadillo.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) An armadillo (
Tatusia novemcincta) which is found from Texas to Paraguay; -- called also tatouhou.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun having nine hinged bands of bony plates; ranges from Texas to Paraguay
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.