Definition of viscacha
: any of several South American burrowing rodents (genera Lagostomus and Lagidium) closely related to the chinchilla
Variants of viscacha
Origin of viscacha
Spanish vizcacha, from Quechua wisk'acha
First Known Use: 1604
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