adjag

noun

ad·​jag
ˈa-ˌjag
plural -s
: a wild dog (Cuon javanicus) found in Java

Word History

Etymology

borrowed from Dutch, borrowed from Sundanese ajag

First Known Use

1888, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of adjag was in 1888

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“Adjag.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adjag. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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