A*gou"ti, A*gou"ty (#), n. [F. agouti, acouti, Sp. aguti, fr. native name.] Zool.

A rodent of the genus Dasyprocta, about the size of a rabbit, peculiar to South America and the West Indies. The most common species is the Dasyprocta agouti.

 

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