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peccary (n.)

indigenous pig-like animal of South America, Central America, and the U.S. Southwest, 1610s, from Spanish vaquira, baquira, from Carib (Guiana or Venezuela) pakira, paquira.

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Definitions of peccary

peccary (n.)
nocturnal gregarious pig-like wild animals of North America and South America;
Synonyms: musk hog
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