Cavie

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Cavie kāv′i a hen-coop or cage.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Dut. kevie; Ger. käfig.

Usage

In literature:

Guinea pigs or cavies are similar to rabbits in their requirements.
"Outdoor Sports and Games" by Claude H. Miller
The Guinea Pig is one of the family of cavies.
"Quadrupeds, What They Are and Where Found" by Mayne Reid
The tools used are made of the incisor teeth of the paca and cavy.
"The Western World" by W.H.G. Kingston
That was entirely the work of the rodent animals, the pacas, cavies, and agoutis.
"The Forest Exiles" by Mayne Reid
That was entirely the work of the rodent animals, the pacas, cavies, and agoutis.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Ye'll ne'er craw in my cavie.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop
The White Farm guinea pigs are much larger than the ordinary cavies kept by most of us in boyhood days, and the coat is long and shaggy.
"The Harmsworth Magazine, v. 1, 1898-1899, No. 2" by Various
The feeding of Cavies, you see, is a very simple matter, even for a city man.
"The Raising and Care of Guinea Pigs" by A. C. Smith
Cavies are widely distributed in South America, and are represented by several species.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
There are cavies so marked; and many years ago I saw a mouse similarly coloured.
"Our Cats and All About Them" by Harrison Weir
I was still on behind driving the cavy-yard, which was the name given to the sore-footed oxen.
"Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History" by F. C. Grable
The Cavies and the Agouti of America are classified with this family.
"Natural History in Anecdote" by Various
The nest was of dry grass and lined with the fur of the cavy.
"Argentine Ornithology, Volume I (of 2)" by P. L. Sclater
The name applied to the wild stock whence our Guinea-pig is derived is the Restless Cavy.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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In news:

Past events at The Golden Cavy Restaurant.
Austin Caviness gets advice from outdoors freelance writer Dick Jones about how to select the right fishing net for catching bait.
Tod Caviness, Orlando Sentinel.
Austin Caviness just went to Alaska with some of the Triads travelers and enjoyed salmon fishing.
Austin Caviness gets great advice from outdoor freelance writer Dick Jones on how to freeze good bait for a fishing trip down the road.
The band is comprised of members of G. Ray Bodley High School and led by Terry Caviness, the high school band director.
WXII 12 Weather's Austin Caviness's outdoor tacklebox, news and resources.
Patagonian cavies or "hares" are also known as.
Cavies make great pets, but they aren't for little kids and you can't keep 'em locked up.
Margaret Rowell from Melva Caviness, $165,000.
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In science:

Caviness, Computing elementary first integrals of differential equations.
The rational generalized integrating factors for first-order ODEs
Real-time detection of individual atoms falling through a high finesse optical cavi ty.
Experimental Quantum Computation with Nuclear Spins in Liquid Solution
Il sistema di acquisizione, prodotto dalla ditta Sundance, collegato al detector tramite un numero di cavi compreso tra 4 e 40, a seconda delle caratteristiche del secondo stadio di multiplazione.
Progetto di un detector a camera di ionizzazione per esperimenti SAXS
FULL da appropriati cavi piatti multipolari.
Progetto di un detector a camera di ionizzazione per esperimenti SAXS
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