Pronunciation: (kō-ä'tē), [key]
any tropical American carnivore of the genus Nasua, related to the raccoon, having an elongated body, long, ringed tail, and a slender, flexible snout. Also,co•a•ti-mon•di,co•a•ti-mun•diPronunciation: (kō-ä'tē mun'dē). [key]
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