Crocuta crocuta

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Crocuta crocuta African hyena noted for its distinctive howl
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Usage

In literature:

Also some crocutas and some eali as big as sea-horses, with elephants' tails, boars' jaws and tusks, and horns as pliant as an ass's ears.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
Also some crocutas and some eali as big as sea-horses, with elephants' tails, boars' jaws and tusks, and horns as pliant as an ass's ears.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book V." by Francois Rabelais
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