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English Word:

yacare


English Pronunciation:

yac•a•re


Noun:


⇨Etymology

See Jacare.


⇨Definition

(Zoölogy) A South American crocodilian (Jacare sclerops) resembling the alligator in size and habits. The eye orbits are connected together, and surrounded by prominent bony ridges. Called also spectacled alligator, and spectacled cayman. [Written also jacare.]

Note: The name is also applied to allied species.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

Portuguese jacaré, from Old Tupi.


Noun:

yacare (plural yacares) A caiman; a kind of alligator. 1859, Cassell's popular natural history (page 24) The yacare is not found farther south than the 32nd degree of south latitude. In its habit completely aquatic; and is never found excepting in the water or on the bank.


Reference:

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