AIAY

abbr.
Assets for Interior Alaska Youth

Dictionary of abbreviations. 2012.

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  • aye-aye — noun Etymology: French, from Malagasy aiay Date: circa 1781 a small primitive nocturnal forest dwelling primate (Daubentonia madagascariensis) of northern Madagascar that has a round head, large eyes and ears, and long thin fingers …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • aye-aye — /uy uy /, n. a nocturnal lemur, Daubentonia madagascariensis, of Madagascar, feeding on insects and fruit, and having rodentlike incisors and long fingers: an endangered species. [1775 85; < F < Malagasy aiay, prob. imit. of its cry] * * * ▪… …   Universalium

  • Alison Jolly — Nacimiento 9 de mayo de 1937 Nacionalidad Estadounidense Campo Primatóloga Instituciones Universidad de Sussex …   Wikipedia Español

  • aye-aye — a·ye à·ye s.m.inv. TS zool.com. proscimmia (Daubentonia madagascariensis) della famiglia dei Daubentonidi che vive nelle foreste del Madagascar e si nutre di larve e di insetti {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1875. ETIMO: dal malgascio aiay …   Dizionario italiano

  • aye-aye — [ ʌɪʌɪ] noun a rare nocturnal Madagascan primate related to the lemurs. [Daubentonia madagascariensis.] Origin C18: from Fr., from Malagasy aiay …   English new terms dictionary

  • aye-aye — [[t]ˈaɪˌaɪ[/t]] n. mam a nocturnal lemur, Daubentonia madagascariensis, of Madagascar, feeding on insects and fruit and having rodentlike incisors and long fingers • Etymology: 1775–85; < F < Malagasy aiay …   From formal English to slang

  • aye-aye — /ˈaɪ aɪ/ (say uy uy) noun a nocturnal lemur, Daubentonia madagascariensis, of Madagascar, about the size of a cat and with rodent like front teeth. {French, from Malagasy aiay; probably imitation of its cry} …   Australian English dictionary

  • aye-aye — n. an arboreal nocturnal lemur, Daubentonia madagascariensis, native to Madagascar. Etymology: F f. Malagasy aiay …   Useful english dictionary

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