Definition of nutria in English:

nutria

noun

  • [mass noun] The skin or fur of the coypu.

    • ‘I remember asking the salesperson, 'What is this?' and he said, 'It's nutria'.’
    • ‘It comes in dozens of different grades of rabbit, hare, nutria, beaver, etc., and may vary in price from $10 to $100 a pound.’

Origin

Early 19th century: from Spanish, literally otter.

Pronunciation:

nutria

/ˈnjuːtrɪə/