mampalon

noun
mam·​pa·​lon | \ ˈmampəˌlän \
plural -s

Definition of mampalon

: a short-tailed web-footed reddish brown viverrid mammal (Cynogale bennettii) of Malaysia and adjacent islands that resembles an otter in appearance and habits

called also otter civet

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History and Etymology for mampalon

native name in Indonesia

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“Mampalon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mampalon. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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