Definitions for yapock

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word yapock

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. yapock(Noun)

    The water opossum

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Yapock(noun)

    a South American aquatic opossum (Chironectes variegatus) found in Guiana and Brazil. Its hind feet are webbed, and its fore feet do not have an opposable thumb for climbing. Called also water opossum

  2. Origin: [Probably from the river Oyapok, between French Guiana and Brazil.]


Find a translation for the yapock definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these yapock definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"yapock." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Mar. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for yapock? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for yapock:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.