macauco definition

  • noun:
    • some of a number of types of lemur.
    • anyone of several types of little lemurs, as Lemur murinus, which resembles a rat in proportions.
    • In Guiana as well as the Uk West Indies, the larva of a cerambycid beetle associated with genus Prionus. This larva is, or was, eaten by both whites and blacks, after cleaning and roasting.

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