Pronunciation: (dam'un), [key]
1. a hyrax, Procavia syriaca, of Syria, Palestine, etc.: the cony of the Bible.
2. any hyrax.
Pronunciation: (du-män'), [key]
1. a district in W India, part of the union territory of Goa, Daman, and Diu: formerly a Portuguese colony.
2. the chief town of this district. Portuguese, Da•mão Pronunciation: (dä-moun'). [key]See Goa, Daman, and Diu.
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