white-lipped peccary


Definition of white-lipped peccary

: a peccary (Tayassu pecari) that is larger than the collared peccary and predominantly blackish with whitish cheeks

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First Known Use of white-lipped peccary

1827, in the meaning defined above

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“White-lipped peccary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white-lipped%20peccary. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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