caribe

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noun ca·ri·be \kə-ˈrē-bē\

Definition of caribe

  1. :  piranha

Origin and Etymology of caribe

American Spanish, from Spanish, Carib, cannibal


First Known Use: 1863


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of caribe Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about caribe


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