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NOUN (3)

1. any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes;
[syn: hyrax, coney, cony, dassie, das]

2. small short-eared burrowing mammal of rocky uplands of Asia and western North America;
[syn: pika, mouse hare, rock rabbit, coney, cony]

3. any of various burrowing animals of the family Leporidae having long ears and short tails; some domesticated and raised for pets or food;
[syn: rabbit, coney, cony]

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3 definitions retrieved:

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cony \Co"ny\ (? or ?; 277), n. [OE. coning, conig, coni, OF. connin, conin, connil, fr. L. cuniculus a rabbit, cony, prob. an Hispanic word.] [Written also coney.] 1. (Zool.) (a) A rabbit, esp., the European rabbit (Lepus cuniculus). (b) The chief hare. [1913 Webster] Note: The cony of Scripture is thought to be Hyrax Syriacus, called also daman, and cherogril. See Daman. [1913 Webster] 2. A simpleton. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] It is a most simple animal; whence are derived our usual phrases of cony and cony catcher. --Diet's Dry Dinner (1599). [1913 Webster] 3. (Zool.) (a) An important edible West Indian fish (Epinephelus apua); the hind of Bermuda. (b) A local name of the burbot. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Chief hare \Chief" hare`\ (Zool.) A small rodent (Lagamys princeps) inhabiting the summits of the Rocky Mountains; -- also called crying hare, calling hare, cony, American pika, and little chief hare. [1913 Webster] Note: It is not a true hare or rabbit, but belongs to the curious family Lagomyid[ae]. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

cony n 1: any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes [syn: hyrax, coney, cony, dassie, das] 2: small short-eared burrowing mammal of rocky uplands of Asia and western North America [syn: pika, mouse hare, rock rabbit, coney, cony] 3: any of various burrowing animals of the family Leporidae having long ears and short tails; some domesticated and raised for pets or food [syn: rabbit, coney, cony]