AskDefine | Define coney

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1 black-spotted usually dusky-colored fish with reddish fins [syn: Epinephelus fulvus]
2 any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes [syn: hyrax, cony, dassie, das]
3 small short-eared burrowing mammal of rocky uplands of Asia and western North America [syn: pika, mouse hare, rock rabbit, cony]
4 any of various burrowing animals of the family Leporidae having long ears and short tails; some domesticated and raised for pets or food [syn: rabbit, cony]

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Middle English coni


  1. A rabbit, especially the European rabbit (Lepus cuniculus).

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Coney is an English word for a rabbit, or rabbit hair.
Coney may also refer to or recall several types of animals:


In the United States, Coney may refer to several foods:


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