Definition of Motucas
1. motuca [n] - See also: motuca
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Motucas
motucas (current term)
Literary usage of Motucas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Explorations and Adventures in Honduras: Comprising Sketches of Travel in by William Vincent Wells (1857)
"... motucas, and many others, all speaking different languages, having distinct governments, manners, and customs, and distinguished by a variety of hues, ..."
2. The naturalist on the river Amazons by Henry Walter Bates (1863)
"II. the insect pests of other parts, mosquitoes, sand-flies, motucas and plums ; but the formiga de fogo is perhaps a greater plague than all the others put ..."