aracari

[ ahr-uh-sahr-ee ]
/ ˌɑr əˈsɑr i /
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noun

any of several small toucans of the genus Pteroglossus, having strongly serrate bills and yellow underparts marked with black and red.

Nearby words

  1. arable,
  2. arabs,
  3. araby,
  4. aracaju,
  5. aracajú,
  6. araceous,
  7. arachic,
  8. arachidic,
  9. arachidic acid,
  10. arachidonic acid

Origin of aracari

< Portuguese araçari < Tupi arasári

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Examples from the Web for aracari

  • Now and then Guapo brought down a parrot, a macaw, or an aracari, with his blow-gun; but these were only temporary supplies.