Fossane

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fossane (Zoöl) A species of civet (Viverra fossa) resembling the genet.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. fossane,

Usage

In literature:

The visage is pointed in shape, and the whole make of the animal does not ill resemble that of the Fossane.
"The Voyage Of Governor Phillip To Botany Bay" by Arthur Phillip
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