Definitions for dassieˈdæs i, ˈdɑ si

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

das•sieˈdæs i, ˈdɑ si(n.)

  1. Category: Zoology, Mammals

    Ref: hyrax .

Origin of dassie:

1780–90; < Afrik, dim. of das, with same sense; cf. D, MD das badger

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hyrax, coney, cony, dassie, das(noun)

    any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes

Wiktionary

  1. dassie(Noun)

    A small, herbivorous mammal in the order Hyracoidea. The rock hyrax.

  2. Origin: das: badger through Afrikaans.

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