olingo

[ oh-ling-goh ]
/ oʊˈlɪŋ goʊ /

noun, plural o·lin·gos.

any raccoonlike, nocturnal, fruit-eating mammal of the genus Bassaricyon, inhabiting tropical jungles from Nicaragua to Peru and Bolivia and having large eyes and a long, ringed tail.

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Origin of olingo

First recorded in 1915–20; of unexplained orig.
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