tarente

noun
ta·​rente | \ təˈränt \
plural -s

Definition of tarente

: a gecko (Tarentola mauritanica) of southern Europe and adjacent regions that is found especially among old ruins

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History and Etymology for tarente

French, from Tarente Taranto, seaport in southern Italy

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“Tarente.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tarente. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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