[koh-ah-tee] /koʊˈɑ ti/
noun, plural coatis.
any tropical American carnivore of the genus Nasua, related to the raccoon, having an elongated body, long, ringed tail, and a slender, flexible snout.
noun (pl) -tis, -dis
any omnivorous mammal of the genera Nasua and Nasuella, of Central and South America: family Procyonidae, order Carnivora (carnivores). They are related to but larger than the raccoons, having a long flexible snout and a brindled coat
Brazilian raccoon, 1670s, from Tupi (Brazil), from cua “belt, cincture” + tim “nose.”
[koh-ting] /ˈkoʊ tɪŋ/ noun 1. a layer of any substance spread over a surface. 2. fabric for making . [koht] /koʊt/ noun 1. an outer garment with sleeves, covering at least the upper part of the body: a new fur coat; a coat for formal wear. 2. a natural integument or covering, as the hair, […]
noun 1. a surcoat or tabard embroidered with heraldic devices, worn by medieval knights over their armor. 2. a heraldic achievement of arms. noun 1. the heraldic bearings of a person, family, or corporation 2. a surcoat decorated with family or personal bearings n. mid-14c., originally a tunic embroidered with heraldic arms (worn over armor, […]
noun 1. a long defensive garment made of interlinked metal rings; hauberk; byrnie. noun 1. a protective garment made of linked metal rings (mail) or of overlapping metal plates; hauberk “a corselet of scales,” a cuirass formed of pieces of metal overlapping each other, like fish-scales (1 Sam. 17:5); also (38) a corselet or garment […]
- Coat-of-mail shell
noun 1. another name for chiton (sense 2)