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Definition of Tamandu

Tamandu
Tamandu Ta*man"du, n. [Sp., from the native name: cf. F. tamandua.] (Zo["o]l.) A small ant-eater (Tamandua tetradactyla) native of the tropical parts of South America. Note: It has five toes on the fore feet, an elongated snout, small ears, and short woolly hair. Its tail is stout and hairy at the base, tapering, and covered with minute scales, and is somewhat prehensile at the end. Called also tamandua, little ant-bear, fourmilier, and cagouare. The collared, or striped, tamandu (Tamandua bivittata) is considered a distinct species by some writers, but by others is regarded as only a variety.

Meaning of Tamandu from wikipedia

- Tamandu was a village in Ann Township, Kyaukpyu District, in northern Rakhine State in the westernmost part of Myanmar. Tamandu was located on the southside...
- The blunt-jawed elephantnose or wormjawed mormyrid (Campylomormyrus tamandua) is a species of elephantfish. It is found in rivers in West and Middle Africa...
- 1943-45, Veve, Greece 1941, 44,45, Crete, Middle East 1941, Arakan Beaches, Tamandu, Burma 1943-44.  Australia - Melbourne University Regiment  Australia -...
- for which he was awarded the VC: On 5 March 1945 at Snowdon-East, near Tamandu, Burma (now Myanmar), Gurung and his unit were approaching Snowdon-East...
- March, the division captured Dalet Chaung and the strategic supply base of Tamandu, in coordination with Indian units. The Gold Coast 2nd Brigade based at...
- Fort Dufferin, Meiktila, Irrawaddy, Rangoon Road, Chindits 1943,44 & 45, Tamandu, Maymyo Falklands War  India: Para (Indian Special Forces)/ Special Frontier...
- Edward VII's Own Gurkha Rifles 1945 Second World War BurmaSnowdon East, Tamandu, Burma Rambahadur Limbu 01010th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles 1965...
- Genus †Palaeomyrmidon Roverento 1914 Family Myrmecophagidae Gray 1825 (tamandu) Genus †Promyrmecophagus Ameghino 1904 Genus †Protamandua Ameghino 1904...
- The battalion fought at Akyab in 1944 and at the main ****anese Base at Tamandu in 1945. The 2nd Ox and Bucks following their return from Germany in May...
- Alamein, Egypt Bhanbhagta Gurung 0022nd Gurkha Rifles 1945-03-055 March 1945 Tamandu, Burma Lachhiman Gurung 0088th Gurkha Rifles 1945-05-1212–13 May 1945 Taungdaw...
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