from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The little truncate armadillo, Chlamydophorus truncatus.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) A small, burrowing, South American edentate (
Chlamyphorus truncatus), allied to the armadillos. The shell is attached only along the back.
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- noun Alternative form of
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun very small Argentine armadillo with pale silky hair and pink plates on head and neck
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No animal is better protected by nature from its enemies than the pichiciago, whose scientific name is _chlamyphorus truncatus_.
The Human Side of Animals Royal Dixon 1923