Orinoco crocodile


Ori·​no·​co crocodile
: a ferocious narrow-snouted crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) of the Orinoco river and drainage basin

Word History


from Orinoco river, Venezuela

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“Orinoco crocodile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Orinoco%20crocodile. Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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