Translation of "civet" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

civet

noun uk /ˈsɪv.ɪt/ us /ˈsɪv.ɪt/

[ C ] a small animal like a cat from Africa and southern Asia

灵猫,麝猫(生活于非洲和南亚)

[ U ] a strong-smelling substance from this animal, used for making perfume

灵猫香,麝猫香(用于制作香水)

(Translation of “civet” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)