pichiciago

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pichiciago very small Argentine armadillo with pale silky hair and pink plates on head and neck
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pichiciago (Zoöl) A small, burrowing, South American edentate (Chlamyphorus truncatus), allied to the armadillos. The shell is attached only along the back.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pichiciago The little truncate armadillo, Chlamydophorus truncatus.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Native name

Usage

In literature:

The pichiciago, a burrowing animal, about 5 in.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
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