Myocastor

noun
a genus of Capromyidae
Syn: ↑genus Myocastor
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Capromyidae, ↑family Capromyidae
Member Meronyms: ↑coypu, ↑nutria, ↑Myocastor coypus

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\\ˈmīəˌkastə(r)\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from my- + Latin castor beaver — more at castor
: a genus of hystricomorph rodents comprising the coypu

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Myocastor — …   Википедия

  • myocastor — my·o·cas·tor …   English syllables

  • Myocastor coypus — Ragondin Ragondin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Myocastor coypus —   Coipo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Myocastor coypus — Biberratte Junge Biberratte Systematik Ordnung: Nagetiere (Rodentia) Unterordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Myocastor coypus — noun aquatic South American rodent resembling a small beaver; bred for its fur • Syn: ↑coypu, ↑nutria • Hypernyms: ↑rodent, ↑gnawer • Member Holonyms: ↑Myocastor, ↑genus Myocastor …   Useful english dictionary

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