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Meaning of GUANACO

Pronunciation:  gwâ'nâkow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  wild llama
 

GUANACO is a 7 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: Lama guanicoe
 
 See Also: genus Lama, Lama, llama

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gua*na"co\ (gw[.a]*n[aum]"k[-o]), n.; pl. {Guanacos}
(-k[=o]z). [Sp. guanaco, Peruv. huanacu. Cf. {Huanaco}.]
(Zo["o]l.)
A South American mammal ({Auchenia huanaco}), allied to the
llama, but of larger size and more graceful form, inhabiting
the southern Andes and Patagonia. It is supposed by some to
be the llama in a wild state. [Written also {huanaco}.]

 

 

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