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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wolverine, carcajou, skunk bear, Gulo luscusnoun

    stocky shaggy-coated North American carnivorous mammal


  1. carcajounoun

    Wolverine, a solitary, fierce member of the weasel family

  2. Etymology: From a Native American source (same root as kinkajou)


  1. carcajou

    Carcajou is another term, often used in Canada, for a wolverine, a powerful and aggressive carnivorous mammal found in cold northern regions such as Canada, Alaska, and Siberia. The name 'Carcajou' is derived from an Algonquian language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Carcajounoun

    the wolverene; -- also applied, but erroneously, to the Canada lynx, and sometimes to the American badger. See Wolverene

  2. Etymology: [Probably a Canadian French corruption of an Indian name of the wolverene.]


  1. Carcajou

    Carcajou is an unincorporated community located in the town of Sumner, Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States. The word carcajou is Canadian French for wolverine.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Carcajou

    kär′ka-jōō, n. the American wolverine.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carcajou in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carcajou in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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