In the United States the peccary is only found in the southernmost corner of Texas.
Farther than to eat their fruit, the forest trees are of no use to the peccary.
The peccary, having its snout tied up, was unable to squeak.
On that raft was tied a bit of peccary meat, the only morsel of food he had in the world.
Again it came, and the next minute they caught sight of a wild pig, or peccary, rustling the tall grass not far away.
The mode in which the peccary forms its lair is very singular.
Like the peccary, he is tailless, and in a manner web-footed, being thus adapted for a semi-aquatic life.
A pig's an obstinate critter at his best, an' a peccary's a pig at his worst!
peccary, pek′ar-i, n. a hog-like quadruped of South America.
It has been said that the peccary is totally devoid of fear.
pig-like animal of South America, 1610s, from Carib (Guiana or Venezuela) pakira, paquira.