Vicugna

noun
a genus of Camelidae
Syn: ↑genus Vicugna
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Camelidae, ↑family Camelidae
Member Meronyms: ↑vicuna, ↑Vicugna vicugna

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noun

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  • Vicugna — Vigogne Vigogne …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vicugna — Vikunja Vikunjas in Nordchile Systematik Überordnung: Laurasiatheria …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vicugna —   Vicugna …   Wikipedia Español

  • vicugna — vikunija statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Vicugna vicugna angl. vicugna; vicuna vok. Vikuña; Vikugna; Vikunja rus. вигонь; викунья pranc. vigogne ryšiai: platesnis terminas – vikunijos …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Vicugna — Vicuna Vi*cu [ n]a, Vicugna Vi*cu gna, n. [Sp. vicu[ n]a. Cf. {Vigonia}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A South American mammal ({Auchenia vicunna}) native of the elevated plains of the Andes, allied to the llama but smaller. It has a thick coat of very fine… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vicugna — VICUNA, or VICUNIA, or VICUGNA The animal that provides the finest wool in the world with hairs only half as thick as fine merino wool. The vicuna is one of the camel tribe and is a native of Southern Peru. Its scientific name is Lama Vicunia. It …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Vicugna — vikunijos statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 1 rūšis. Paplitimo arealas – Andai. atitikmenys: lot. Vicugna angl. vicugnas; vicunas vok. Vikuñas rus. вигони; викуньи pranc. vigognes ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • vicugna — n. mammal similar to the llama but smaller with thick coat of fine reddish brown wool and long hanging white hair on the breast and belly (native to the Andes mountains in South America) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vicugna — vi·cu·gna …   English syllables

  • Vicugna vicugna — Vigogne Vigogne …   Wikipédia en Français

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