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cariama

[kar-ee-am-uh]
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noun
  1. seriema.
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Origin of cariama

< New Latin < Portuguese
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  • Cariama, kr-i-′ma, n. a South American bird of prey of large size.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

    Various

  • The largest birds are the ouira, a large eagle; the rhea, or American ostrich; and the cariama.

    Elsie's Winter Trip

    Martha Finley