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Princeton's WordNet

  1. viscacha, chinchillon, Lagostomus maximus(noun)

    gregarious burrowing rodent larger than the chinchillas


  1. viscacha(Noun)

    A rodent native to the Andes Mountains of South America, in the chinchilla family Chinchillidae.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viscacha(noun)

    alt. of Viz-cacha

  2. Origin: [Sp.]


  1. Viscacha

    Viscachas or vizcachas are rodents of two genera in the family Chinchillidae. They are closely related to chinchillas, and look similar to rabbits, apart from their longer tails. There are five extant species of viscacha:

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