HyperDic: raccoon

English > 2 senses of the word raccoon:
NOUNsubstanceraccoonthe fur of the North American racoon
animalraccoon, racoonan omnivorous nocturnal mammal native to North America and Central America
raccoon > pronunciation
Soundsraekuw'n
Rhymesafternoon ... Witherspoon: 64 rhymes with uwn...
English > raccoon: 2 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningThe fur of the North American racoon.
Broaderfur, peltThe dressed hairy coat of a mammal
Spanishpiel de mapache
Catalanpell de mapache
English > raccoon: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAn omnivorous nocturnal mammal native to North America and Central America.
Synonymracoon
Member ofProcyon, genus ProcyonThe type genus of the family Procyonidae
Narrowercommon raccoon, common racoon, coon, ringtail, Procyon lotorNorth American raccoon
crab-eating raccoon, Procyon cancrivorusA South American raccoon
Broaderprocyonidplantigrade carnivorous mammals
Spanishgato manglatero, mapache, oso lavador, procyon lotor, zorra manglera
Catalanós rentador

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