guano

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish guano, from Quechuan language huanu (dung).

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Noun[edit]

guano (uncountable)

  1. Dung from a sea bird or from a bat.
    • 1982: "grazes on bat excrement, delicately referred to as ‘bat guano’ in this week's Nature." —physics!tpkq, net.games.rogue
    • 1995: "The great white bat has great white guano!" Jim Carrey, Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

guano

  1. guano

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

guano m (plural guani)

  1. guano

Portuguese[edit]

Mineração de guano

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish guano, from a Quechuan language huanu (dung).

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guano m (uncountable)

  1. (uncountable) guano (bat or sea bird feces)
  2. fertilizer made from such feces