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vari

[vah-ree, vahr-ee] /vɑˈri, ˈvɑr i/
noun
1.
a nocturnal, nesting lemur, Varecia variegata, native to Madagascar, having black and white fur and a mane: an endangered species.
Also called ruffed lemur.
Origin of vari
1765-1775
First recorded in 1765-75, vari is from the Malagasy word vàrika

vari-

1.
variant of vario- before a vowel.
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