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camoodi

/ (kæˈmuːdɪ) /
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noun
a Caribbean name for anaconda
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Word Origin for camoodi

C19: from an American Indian language of Guyana
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How to use camoodi in a sentence

  • "It is the cry of the Lost Souls, who have been slain by the camoodi," said Carino.

    The Stories of El Dorado|Frona Eunice Wait
  • That spectral moonlight camoodi was one of many serpent fancies that troubled me.

    Green Mansions|W. H. Hudson
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