Central American tapir
Definition of Central American tapir
: baird's tapir … lists more than 100 species threatened with extinction in Panama, including the jaguar, the spectacled bear, the Central American tapir and all five species of sea turtle that nest there. — Jeannie Kever, Houston Chronicle, 1 Apr. 2007
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
First Known Use of central american tapir
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up Central American tapir? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).