noun. stocky shaggy-coated North American carnivorous mammal.
- Gulo luscus
- musteline mammal
- skunk bear
- genus Gulo
Example sentences of the word carcajou
1. Noun, singular or mass
Early American colonists commonly called the carnivore “catamount” or “carcajou,” a French-Canadian/Algonquin term more widely used for the wolverine.