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- n. The Mexican pocket gopher (Geomys mexicanus).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The Mexican pocket gopher (Geomys Mexicanus). It resembles the common pocket gopher of the Western United States, but is larger. Called also tugan, and tuza.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Mexican pocket-gopher, Geomys mexicanus.
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A strange bird which is not often seen is the "tucan," a small black bird, with a beak almost as big as his body, and of a splendid orange colour with a scarlet tip; he is a top-heavy looking little chap when seen seated on an orange tree, his favourite haunt.
Their style of oratory is highly figurative, elevated, allegorical, and replete with peculiar phrases and expressions that are only used on such occasions; whence it is called _coyag-tucan_ or the style of public harangues.
A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels - Volume 05 Arranged in Systematic Order: Forming a Complete History of the Origin and Progress of Navigation, Discovery, and Commerce, by Sea and Land, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time
- Fixes on Toolbar width (changes visible on software like tucan or emesene) - Added New Range Lines (WMP12 style) - Removed vertical line
Blue shutters, a rabbit, a tucan and a sketch book.