noun lla·ma \ˈlä-mə, ˈyä-mə\

: a South American animal that has a long neck and thick fur and that is used for its wool and for carrying things

Full Definition of LLAMA

:  any of a genus (Lama) of wild or domesticated long-necked South American ruminants related to the camels but smaller and without a hump; especially :  a domesticated llama (L. glama) descended from the guanaco and used especially in the Andes as a pack animal and a source of wool

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Origin of LLAMA

Spanish, from Quechua
First Known Use: 1600

Rhymes with LLAMA


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