genus Trichys

noun
a genus of Hystricidae
Syn: ↑Trichys
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hystricidae, ↑family Hystricidae
Member Meronyms: ↑long-tailed porcupine, ↑Trichys lipura

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  • Trichys — noun a genus of Hystricidae • Syn: ↑genus Trichys • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hystricidae, ↑family Hystricidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trichys lipura — noun porcupine of Borneo and Sumatra having short spines and a long tail • Syn: ↑long tailed porcupine • Hypernyms: ↑Old World porcupine • Member Holonyms: ↑Trichys, ↑genus Trichys …   Useful english dictionary

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  • porcupine — /pawr kyeuh puyn /, n. any of several rodents covered with stiff, sharp, erectile spines or quills, as Erethizon dorsatum of North America. [1375 1425; late ME porcupyne, var. of porcapyne; r. porke despyne < MF porc d espine thorny pig. See PORK …   Universalium

  • long-tailed porcupine — noun porcupine of Borneo and Sumatra having short spines and a long tail • Syn: ↑Trichys lipura • Hypernyms: ↑Old World porcupine • Member Holonyms: ↑Trichys, ↑genus Trichys * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hystricidae — noun Old World porcupines • Syn: ↑family Hystricidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Hystricomorpha, ↑suborder Hystricomorpha • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Hystricidae — noun Old World porcupines • Syn: ↑Hystricidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Hystricomorpha, ↑suborder Hystricomorpha • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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