Entry from British & World English dictionary
- You may even see an opossum-like manicou or the large agouti - a rodent introduced as food by the Amerindians.
- But in the islands people rave about a squirrel-like critter called the manicou that tastes quite a bit like chicken and is surefire hit at barbecues.
- From that day this manicou stayed with Boyo and his family.
From an American Indian word.
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