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Webster

English Word:

caatinga


English Pronunciation:

caa•tin•ga


Noun:


⇨Etymology

Tupi caa-tinga white forest.


⇨Definition

(Phytogeography) A forest composed of stunted trees and thorny bushes, found in areas of small rainfall in Brazil.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

From Portuguese caatinga, from Old Tupi


Noun:

A sparse, thorny wooded area of northeastern Brazil containing drought-resistant trees.


Reference:

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to caatinga can be found below:

1.CAA
2.CAAA
3.caaba
4.Caaba
5.CAAC
6.caada
7.caas
8.caatinga
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