nutria


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nutria \Nu"tri*a\, n. [Sp. nutria an otter, fr. L. lutra,
   lytra.]
   The fur of the coypu. See Coypu.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Coypu \Coy"pu\ (koi"p??), n. [Native name.] (Zool.)
   A South American rodent (Myopotamus coypus), allied to the
   beaver. It produces a valuable fur called nutria. [Written
   also coypou.]
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