Definify.com

Webster 1913 Edition


Alco


Al′co

,
Noun.
A small South American dog, domesticated by the aborigines.

Webster 1828 Edition


Alco

AL'CO

,
Noun.
a quadruped of America, nearly resembling a dog, but mute and melancholy; and this circumstance seems to have given rise to the fable that dogs, transported to America become mute. The animal was used for food by the native Americans, and the first Spanish settlers; but it is said to be now extinct. It is known also by the name of Techichi.

Definition 2022


alço

alço

See also: alco, Alco, and ALCO

Catalan

Verb

alço

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of alçar

Portuguese

Verb

alço

  1. first-person singular present indicative of alçar