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guacharo Line breaks: gua|charo
Pronunciation: /ˈɡwɑːtʃərəʊ/

Definition of guacharo in English:

noun (plural guacharos)

North American term for oilbird.
Example sentences
  • Humboldt, primarily a geographer, documented the biology of the Andean Condor and discovered the guacharo.

Origin

Early 19th century: from Spanish guáchero, of South American origin.

Words that rhyme with guacharo

Politburo • Diderot

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