AskDefine | Define genet

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1 French diplomat who in 1793 tried to draw the United States into the war between France and England (1763-1834) [syn: Edmund Charles Edouard Genet, Citizen Genet]
2 French writer of novels and dramas for the theater of the absurd (1910-1986) [syn: Jean Genet]
3 agile Old World viverrine having a spotted coat and long ringed tail [syn: Genetta genetta]

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  1. Any of several Old World nocturnal, carnivorous mammals, of the family Viverridae, that have a spotted coat and a long, ringed tail

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Genet can refer to:
genet in French: Genet
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