Definition of Cariacou
1. a type of deer [n -S] - See also: deer
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Literary usage of Cariacou
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1827)
"The cariacou Deer. (Cervus Nemoralis, Nob. ... 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, and 23, of plate v., under the names of cariacou, Biche de la Louisiane, Biche de Cayenne ..."
2. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People by Chambers, W. and R., publ (1876)
"... —cariacou. running roots, or rather rhizomes, of some help to bind the sands of eea-shorea, particularly C. arenaria, which is carefully planted for ..."
3. Four Years' Residence in the West Indies, During the Years 1826, 7, 8, and 9 by Frederic William Naylor Bayley (1833)
"... little islands are included, called the Grenadines; these lie in a cluster between the islands of St. Vincent and Grenada; and a part of cariacou is all ..."
4. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by John Scott Eldon, Great Britain Court of Chancery, John Singleton Copley Lyndhurst (1830)
"By a third codicil, dated in June 1802, the testator, after mentioning the death of George Mill, devised the plantation in cariacou to John Mill and George ..."
5. New Reports of Cases Heard in the House of Lords, on Appeals and Writs of by Richard Bligh, Great Britain Parliament. House of Lords (1834)
"... and his cousin Hercules Mill, and Dr. Patrick Bartlett of cariacou, and the survivors or survivor of them, his heirs, executors, administrators, ..."