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Agouty

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Agouty

(Science: zoology) a rodent of the genus dasyprocta, about the size of a rabbit, peculiar to south America and the west indies. The most common species is the dasyprocta agouti.

Origin: f. Agouti, acouti, sp. Aguti, fr. Native name.