1. [syn: tatouay, cabassous, Cabassous unicinctus]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Tatouay \Tat"ou*ay\, n. [Of Brazilian origin; cf. Pg. tatu, F.
An armadillo (Xenurus unicinctus), native of the tropical
parts of South America. It has about thirteen movable bands
composed of small, nearly square, scales. The head is long;
the tail is round and tapered, and nearly destitute of
scales; the claws of the fore feet are very large. Called
also tatouary, and broad-banded armadillo.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: naked-tailed armadillo of tropical South America [syn:
tatouay, cabassous, Cabassous unicinctus]