Moco

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Moco (Zoöl) A South American rodent (Cavia rupestris), allied to the Guinea pig, but larger; -- called also rock cavy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n moco A Brazilian rodent of the family Caviidæ; the rock-cavy, Cavia rupestris.
    • n moco Cut money.
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Usage

In literature:

The Sultan of Moco-moco was presented with one by the India Company, with their arms on it; and he possesses beside another of gold filigree.
"The History of Sumatra" by William Marsden
The man from the north is a Ponantaise, the man from the south a Moco.
"The Beach of Dreams" by H. De Vere Stacpoole
This is the "moco," which is between the guinea-pig and capivara in size, and of a greyish olive colour.
"The Forest Exiles" by Mayne Reid
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In news:

He grew up eating chicken katsu, loco moco, spam musubi and saimin.
MoCo schools won't close for Muslim holy days.
MoCo Food Truck Cheat Sheet.
Wine shop owner challenges MoCo 's dominance.
The dudes from Animal get credit for crowning loco moco with foie gras and a quail egg, but long before Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo gentrified this humble dish, it was a staple of Hawaiian cuisine.
John Deere's Triple Mounted MoCo .
MoCo superintendent Jerry D Weast on lessons learned.
MoCo police investigate death of man found in the woods.
A bowl of loco moco at Ken's House Of Pancakes.
After an ill-fated show at MOCA, artist Chris Silva transforms Oakland's MOCO into a community-centered Internet cafe.
Judge halts MoCo's plans to lease Brickyard site.
Moco schools chief calls for three-year moratorium on standardized testing.
One of Hawaii's most popular comfort foods, the loco moco consists of white rice topped with a hamburger patty, a fried egg and brown gravy.
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