tayra

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tayra long-tailed arboreal mustelid of Central America and South America
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Tayra (Zoöl) A South American carnivore (Galera barbara) allied to the grison. The tail is long and thick. The length, including the tail, is about three feet.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tayra See taira.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From the native name