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hyena
American English: /haɪˈinə/
British English: /hʌɪˈiːnə/

Translation of hyena in Spanish:

noun

  • laughing o spotted hyena
    hiena manchada
    to laugh like a hyena
    reírse como una hiena or una cacatúa
    Example sentences
    • Although similar in appearance to hyenas, African wild dogs are nevertheless true wild canidae.
    • Golden jackals, hyenas and even leopards are present but very rarely seen.
    • I have been filming for 14 years now, working with hyenas, leopards, and jackals.

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