Sentence Examples


  • Of the civet family, ranging from Cape Colony to Algoa Bay.
  • The animal excreta, musk and civet, also enter into the composition of modern European pastils and clous fumants.
  • The peccary (Tayassu angulatum), the armadillo (Tatu novemcinctum), the civet-cat (Bassariscus astutus flavus), the Mexican bighorn (Ovis mexicanus) and the jaguar are Mexican species found in southern or south-western Texas.
  • The few mammals, such as deer, civet, Digs, shrews and monkeys, as wellas the birds and insects, resemble ordinary Malayan forms.
  • Chinchillas and nutrias are obtained from South America, whence come also civet cats, jaguars, ocelots and pumas.

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