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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Urocyon, genus Urocyon(noun)

    grey foxes


  1. Urocyon

    The genus Urocyon is a genus that contains two living Western Hemisphere foxes in the family Canidae, the Gray Fox and the closely related Island Fox which is a dwarf cousin of the Gray Fox; as well as one fossil species, Urocyon progressus. Urocyon and the Raccoon Dog are the only canids able to climb trees. Urocyon is one of the oldest fox genera still in existence. A third species, apparently close to extinction or even already extinct, is found on the island of Cozumel, Mexico. The Cozumel Fox, which has not been scientifically described to date, is a dwarf form like the Island Fox but a bit larger, being up to three-quarters the size of the Gray Fox.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Urocyon

    ū-ros′i-on, n. a genus of canine quadrupeds, the type of which is the common gray fox of the United States. [Gr. oura, tail, kyōn, dog.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of urocyon in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of urocyon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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