jaguarondi

jaguarundi (ˌdʒæɡwəˈrʌndɪ)

/ (ˌdʒæɡwəˈrɒndɪ) /

noun plural -dis

a feline mammal, Felis yagouaroundi, of Central and South America, with a reddish or grey coat, short legs, and a long tailSee also eyra

Nearby words

  1. jaggery,
  2. jaggies,
  3. jaggy,
  4. jagiello,
  5. jaguar,
  6. jaguarundi,
  7. jah,
  8. jahangir,
  9. jahel,
  10. jahrzeit

Word Origin for jaguarondi

C19: via Portuguese from Tupi

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