noun dan·ta \ˈdantə, ˈdän-\

Definition of danta



  1. :  tapir

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Origin and Etymology of danta

Portuguese & Spanish; Portuguese, tapir, elk, buckskin, from Spanish de anta of buckskin (in such phrases as adarga de anta shield of buckskin), from de of (from Latin, from, down, away) + anta tapir, elk, buckskin — more at de-, anta

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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