Ouistiti

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ouistiti (Zoöl) See Wistit.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Ouistiti wis′ti-ti a wistit or marmoset.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

You look like ouistitis, like little china ornaments, like I don't know what.
"Madame Chrysantheme" by Pierre Loti
The prettiest of all monkeys is the Marmozet; the Ouistiti of Buffon; the Simia Jacchus of Linnaeus.
"Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals" by R. Lee
OUISTITI, breed in Europe, ii.
"The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2)" by Charles Darwin
The ouistiti had been provided with a free passage upon the shoulders of the young Paraense.
"Afloat in the Forest" by Mayne Reid
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