kanchil definition

  • noun:
    • a little, nimble chevrotain of the genus Tragulus.
    • a tiny chevrotain for the genus Tragulus, esp. Tragulus pygmæus, or Tragulus kanchil, inhabiting Java, Sumatra, and adjacent islands; a deerlet. It's mentioned for the agility and cunning.
    • a little deer of genus Tragulus, present in Java; a pygmy deer, deerlet, or chevrotain, as Tragulus pygmæus T.kanchil. See Tragulus.
    • little chevrotain of southeastern Asia

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