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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Catlike mammal typically secreting musk used in perfumes.

Usage examples (35)
  • A civet is a small to medium sized cat-like creature.
  • In Viet Nam, the the Vietnamese call the civet fox and their civet coffee is called
  • In the Philippines it is called civet coffee or kape alamid (alamid is another name for civet).
  • Maybe it's just me, but that mystery animal definately screams "civet". for more
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