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armadillo (Spanish) any of a number of burrowing edentate mammals native to S. and Central America.
dasypod any member of the genus Dasypod, armadillos.
peba (Tupi) a large armadillo of tropical S. America, aka tatouay.
pichiciago (Spanish) a fairy armadillo, esp the lesser or pink fairy armadillo.
pichiciego (Spanish) a fairy armadillo, esp the lesser or pink fairy armadillo.
poyou an Argentine armadillo.
tatou (Fr.) an armadillo, esp the giant armadillo.
tatouay (Guarani) a large armadillo of tropical S. America, aka peba.
xenurine relating to a genus of armadillos in which the tail is almost without plates; (noun) any armadillo of the genus Xenurus.