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Meaning of TATOU

Pronunciation:  'tâtoo

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  about three feet long exclusive of tail
 

TATOU is a 5 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: giant armadillo, Priodontes giganteus, tatu
 
 See Also: armadillo

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ta*tou"\, n. [Cf. {Tatouay}.] (Zo["o]l.)
The giant armadillo ({Priodontes gigas}) of tropical South
America. It becomes nearly five feet long including the tail.
It is noted for its burrowing powers, feeds largely upon dead
animals, and sometimes invades human graves.

 

 

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