Definition of coqui in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkōkē/


A singing tree frog (Eleutherodactylus coqui), native to Puerto Rico, that has become an invasive pest in Hawaii.


Imitative of the male's call.

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Syllabification: co·qui

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