zibet

Definitions:

  • A digitigrade carnivorous quadruped, of the family <em>Viverridæ, Viverra zibetha</em>, a kind of civet found in India and some of the adjacent islands; the Asiatic or Indian civet.
  • A carnivorous mammal (<spn>Viverra zibetha</spn>) closely allied to the civet, from which it differs in having the spots on the body less distinct, the throat whiter, and the black rings on the tail more numerous.
  • The large Indian <xref>civet</xref>, Viverra zibetha.
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