civet cat


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Noun1.civet cat - raccoon-like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white ringscivet cat - raccoon-like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white rings
procyonid - plantigrade carnivorous mammals
2.civet cat - cat-like mammal typically secreting musk used in perfumescivet cat - cat-like mammal typically secreting musk used in perfumes
viverrine, viverrine mammal - small cat-like predatory mammals of warmer parts of the Old World
large civet, Viverra zibetha - common civet of India and southeast Asia
small civet, Viverricula indica, Viverricula malaccensis - a common civet of southeast Asia
Arctictis bintourong, bearcat, binturong - arboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair
Cryptoprocta, genus Cryptoprocta - large primitive cat-like carnivores inhabiting forests of Madagascar
fanaloka, Fossa fossa - civet of Madagascar
banded palm civet, Hemigalus hardwickii - an East Indian civet
palm cat, palm civet - spotted or striped arboreal civet of southeast Asia and East Indies
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He follows rigidly the conventions of dress and manners; but in the business of poking his nose into places where he does not belong he could give pointers to a civet cat or a jackdaw.
Delhi, April 11 -- An emergency call on the Wildlife SOS 24 hour rescue helpline (9871963535) alerted the wildlife rescue and rehabilitation NGO's Rapid Response Unit to the presence of a civet cat inside a classroom in Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya, located in Pushp Vihar.
Other snaps show the Trump brothers standing by animals they gunned down on two trips in 2010 and 2011, including antelope, waterbuck, two buffalo, a great warthog, a greater kudu and a civet cat.
Other pictures emerged in 2012 of the Trump brothers standing next to animals they gunned down on two trips in 2010 and 2011 - including antelope, waterbuck, two buffalos, a great warthog and a civet cat.
Using the University of Oxford's Wildlife Conservation Research Unit (Wild CRU) ratings and our own research and investigations in Asia and Africa, World Animal Protection has compiled a list of ten of the world's wildlife attractions including Riding elephants, Taking tiger selfies, Walking with lions, Visiting bear parks, Holding sea turtles, Performing dolphins, Dancing monkeys, Touring civet cat coffee plantations, Charming snakes and kissing cobras, Crocodile farms.
For once, not a gold leaf dusted cup, nor a variety filtered through the digestive system of a civet cat.
69/330ml bottle, available at Discount Supermarket, Whitchurch Road, Cardiff The Summer Wine Brewery is based in Holm-firth, West Yorkshire, and makes a range of beers, including this one which includes in the ingredients coffee beans that have passed through the digestive tract of the Indonesian Civet cat.
With eight rescue dogs, a troupe of mischievous monkeys, a wild civet cat and even a leopard spotted from time to time, life is never quiet.
3 THE world's most expensive coffee is made with beans that pass through a civet cat.
By the way, Musang coffee which is also called civet coffee, is processed from berries that are eaten by the civet cat or 'musang' and excreted as whole beans.
Shortly before dusk I took the chance and shot a massive civet cat.
Sars, which was discovered in civet cat, a delicacy in China, was also thought to be infected by bats.