geschrei

or ge·shrey

[ guh-shrey; English guh-shrey, -shrahy ]
/ gəˈʃreɪ; English gəˈʃreɪ, -ˈʃraɪ /

noun Yiddish.

a yell; shout.
an uproar.

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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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