from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An African genus of lemurs, of the family Lemuridæ and subfamily Nycticebinæ, so called from the rudimentary index-finger; the pottos. P. potto is the only species. See cut under potto.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a genus of Lorisidae


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.