Cuniculus

noun
pacas
Syn: ↑genus Cuniculus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dasyproctidae, ↑family Dasyproctidae

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Cuniculus — may mean: Singular of Cuniculi, diversionary water channels of ancient Rome Italy Cuniculus, zoological genus of Paca The cuniculus had a main under ground trench and many vertical channels that brought water up to the surface as a form of… …   Wikipedia

  • Cunicŭlus — (lat.), 1) Kaninchen; 2) der Bau eines Kaninchens; 3) unterirdischer Gang, wie Kanal, Stollen im Bergwerk, Mine …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Cuniculus — Agouti (genre) Pour les articles homonymes, voir agouti …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cuniculus —   Pacas Cu …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cuniculus — Pakas Paka (Cuniculus paca) Systematik Überordnung: Euarchontoglires …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • CUNICULUS — I. CUNICULUS animal olim Hispaniae peculiare, unde ei nomen forte ex Hebr. saphan, quô cuniculum denotari iam a multis annis, notum est. Certe e Graecis illud soli noverant Massilienses, qui fere sunt in Hispaniae confinio, et in Hadriani nummo,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cuniculus — pakos statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 2 rūšys. Paplitimo arealas – Centr. Amerika, P. Amerika iki Paragvajaus. atitikmenys: lot. Cuniculus angl. pacas vok. Pacas; Pakas rus. паки pranc. pacas ryšiai …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • cuniculus — cunicular, adj. /kyooh nik yeuh leuhs/, n., pl. cuniculi / luy /. 1. a small conduit or burrow, as an underground drain or rabbit hole. 2. a low tunnel, as to a burial chamber. 3. Pathol. a burrow in the skin caused by the itch mite. [1660 70; <… …   Universalium

  • cuniculus — noun a) A burrow or low underground passage b) A burrow in the skin made by a mite …   Wiktionary

  • cuniculus — The burrow of the scabies mite in the epidermis. [L. a rabbit; an underground passage] * * * cu·nic·u·lus kyü nik (y)ə ləs n, pl cu·nic·u·li .lī, .lē the burrow of an itch mite in the skin * * * n. a genus of l …   Medical dictionary

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