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Meaning of TAYRA

Pronunciation:  'tIru

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  long-tailed arboreal mustelid of Central and South America
 

TAYRA is a 5 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: Eira barbara, taira
 
 See Also: Eira, genus Eira, mustelid, musteline, musteline mammal

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tay"ra\, n. [From the native name.] (Zo["o]l.)
A South American carnivore ({Galera barbara}) allied to the
grison. The tail is long and thick. The length, including the
tail, is about three feet. [Written also {taira}.]

 

 

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