javelina

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ja·ve·li·na

noun \ˌhä-və-ˈlē-nə\

Definition of JAVELINA

:  peccary

Origin of JAVELINA

American Spanish jabalina, from Spanish, feminine of jabalí wild boar, from Arabic jabalī
First Known Use: 1822

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