carpincho

noun car·pin·cho
variants: or less commonly carpinchoe \kärˈpin(ˌ)chō, ˈkärpə̇nˌ-\

Definition of carpincho

plural -s
1 : capybara
2 a : the hide of the capybara
b : a fine soft-grained leather prepared from this hide and resembling pigskin

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Origin and Etymology of carpincho

American Spanish carpincho, probably from Tupi caapim grass + súú to bite, eat


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