cony

noun
co·​ny

variant spelling of

1a : rabbit fur
b(1) : rabbit especially : the European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
(2) : pika
c : hyrax specifically : rock hyrax
2 archaic : dupe
3 : any of several fishes especially : a dusky black-spotted reddish-finned grouper (Epinephelus fulvus synonym Cephalopholis fulva) of the tropical Atlantic

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“Cony.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cony. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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