Origin of paca
Examples from the Web for paca
The Paca (Clogenys) differs from the Capybara in the complex structure of his molar teeth.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
Paca opened her now lustreless eyes, and with a motion of impatience, putting aside the proffered cup, pointed to me.
John had fortunately killed a paca in the morning, and Maria had dressed part of it for supper.On the Banks of the Amazon|W.H.G. Kingston
They are of rather smaller size than the Paca, and are without spots.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
Maryland is thought favorable to it, yet it is supposed that Chase and Paca will oppose it.Life And Times Of Washington, Volume 2|John Frederick Schroeder
British Dictionary definitions for paca
Word Origin for paca
Word Origin and History for paca
Central and South American rodent, 1650s, from Spanish, from Tupi (Brazil) paca.