West Indian term for boa constrictor.
- For the second time in as many months, another boa constrictor, commonly known as a macajuel, has been captured close to a farm at Rousillac.
- She brought home a wide range of brothers, sisters and cousins in the form of an owl, an alligator and believe it or not, a macajuel.
- An emergency I thought, but it was a macajuel snake on the road, 2 m in length, very healthy, according to Dan.
From an American Indian word.
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