Definitions for guacharoˈgwɑ tʃəˌroʊ

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  1. oilbird, guacharo, Steatornis caripensis(noun)

    nocturnal fruit-eating bird of South America that has fatty young yielding an oil that is used instead of butter

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  1. Guacharo(noun)

    a nocturnal bird of South America and Trinidad (Steatornis Caripensis, or S. steatornis); -- called also oilbird

  2. Origin: [Cf. Sp. gucharo sickly, dropsical, guacharaca a sort of bird.]


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