carpincho

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Noun[edit]

carpincho m (plural carpinchos)

  1. (Cono Sur) capybara
    • 2015 December, “Apareció carpincho en el patio de una casa en Carrasco”, in El Pais (Uruguay)[1]:
      Se trataba de un carpincho hembra, muy joven, manso y en buenas condiciones sanitarias.
      (The call) was about a female capybara, very young, tame, and in good sanitary conditions.

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