noun. agile long-legged rabbit-sized rodent of Central America and South America and the West Indies; valued as food.
- genus Dasyprocta
Sentences with agouti
1. Noun, singular or mass
Tabby refers to a coat coloration in which the hairs are striped light and dark, called agouti.
Common colors found in agouti coats are buff, golden brown, red, brown, dark brown and black.
Grizzle is agouti -- the coat of a squirrel -- but where a squirrel is grey-brown, grizzle is gold and grey.