Definition of jaguarundi
: a slender long-tailed short-legged black, gray, or reddish wildcat (Felis yagouaroundi) chiefly of Central and South America
Variants of jaguarundi
Origin of jaguarundi
American Spanish, from Old Guarani yaguarundi; akin to Tupi jawarund i̵ jaguarundi
First Known Use: circa 1885
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