Guadalupe caracara

Gua·​da·​lupe caracara | \ˈgwädᵊlˌüp-\

Definition of Guadalupe caracara 

: a caracara (Polyborus lutosus) formerly endemic on Guadalupe Island but now extinct

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!

History and Etymology for Guadalupe caracara

from Guadalupe, a Mexican island off the western coast of Lower California

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Guadalupe caracara

Share Guadalupe caracara

Statistics for Guadalupe caracara

Look-up Popularity

Comments on Guadalupe caracara

What made you want to look up Guadalupe caracara? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


full of whispering sounds

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.


Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!