genus Vicugna

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Related to genus Vicugna: guanaco, Camelid, llama
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Noun1.genus Vicugna - a genus of Camelidaegenus Vicugna - a genus of Camelidae      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Camelidae, family Camelidae - camels and llamas and vicunas
Vicugna vicugna, vicuna - small wild cud-chewing Andean animal similar to the guanaco but smaller; valued for its fleecy undercoat
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Once emptied of his lexicon the uplifted Vicuna of the genus Vicugna, given to wordiness, continues to explore large slanted hills with great apatite and gusto.