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noun ostrich

Translation: avestruz

Definition of ostrich in English

Fightless and herbivorous bird of large size, between 2 and 3 m tall (6 ft 7 in-9 ft 10 in), known to be the largest in the world, with black and gray plumage, short wings, long legs and neck, and two toes on each foot, endemic to Africa.

Definition of ostrich in Spanish

Ave no voladora herbívora de gran tamaño, entre 2 y 3 m (6 ft 7 in-9 ft 10 in) de altura, conocida por ser la más grande del mundo, de plumaje negro o gris parduzco, alas cortas, patas y cuello largos, con dos dedos en cada pie y natural de África.

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noun emu

Translation: emú

Definition of emu in English

Flightless and omnivorous bird of large size, between 1.8 and 2 m (5 ft 11 in-6 ft 7 in) tall, that has gray-brown plumage, light blue skin on its neck and head, very small wings, and three toes on each foot, endemic to Australia.

Definition of emu in Spanish

Ave no voladora omnívora de gran tamaño, entre 1,80 y 2 m de altura (5 ft 11 in-6 ft 7 in), plumaje pardo grisáceo, piel de color azul pálido en el cuello y la cabeza, y alas muy pequeñas, con tres dedos en cada pie y natural de Oceanía.

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noun meerkat

Translation: suricata

Definition of meerkat in English

Carnivorous mammal of small size, between 25 and 35 cm (10-14 in) in length, that has short, brownish-gray fur, and typically sits on its hind legs, native to Africa.

Definition of meerkat in Spanish

Mamífero carnívoro de pequeño tamaño, entre 25 y 35 cm (10-14 in) de longitud, y pelaje corto, generalmente gris parduzco, que suele sentarse sobre sus patas traseras para vigilar, natural de África.

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noun pangolin

Translation: pangolín

Definition of pangolin in English

Insectivorous mammal of small size that has a long tongue, strong claws, and scales that allow it to defend itself by adopting a spherical shape, endemic to Africa and Asia.

Definition of pangolin in Spanish

Mamífero insectívoro de pequeño tamaño, lengua larga y pegajosa, y fuertes garras, cubierto de escamas que le permiten defenderse al adoptar una forma esférica, natural de África y Asia.

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noun porcupine

Translation: puercoespín

Definition of porcupine in English

Herbivorous rodent, approximately 60 cm (23 in) long, whose body is covered with long quills that stand erect in self-defense.

Definition of porcupine in Spanish

Roedor herbívoro de unos 60 cm (23 in) de longitud con largas púas por todo su cuerpo que se erizan en situaciones de amenaza.

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noun aardvark

Translation: cerdo hormiguero

Definition of aardvark in English

Insectivorous mammal of medium size that has black fur on its back, a cylindrical and elongated snout, large and pointed ears, and a conical tail, endemic to Africa.

Definition of aardvark in Spanish

Mamífero insectívoro de tamaño mediano, pelaje negro en el lomo, hocico cilíndrico y alargado con dos grandes orificios en su cara frontal, orejas largas y puntiagudas, y cola cónica, natural de África.

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noun anteater

Translation: oso hormiguero

Definition of anteater in English

Insectivorous mammal of medium size with a prolongued snout and tongue, which feeds primarily on ants and termites, endemic to the Americas.

Definition of anteater in Spanish

Mamífero insectívoro de tamaño mediano, hocico prolongado y lengua larga, que se alimenta principalmente de hormigas y termitas, natural de América.

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noun warthog

Translation: jabalí verrugoso

Definition of warthog in English

Herbivorous mammal that belongs to the pig family, of medium size with thick brown or gray fur, large tusks, and whose male presents wart-like facial protuberances, endemic to Africa.

Definition of warthog in Spanish

Mamífero herbívoro perteneciente a la familia del cerdo, de tamaño mediano, pelaje grueso gris oscuro o marrón, colmillos grandes y, en el caso del macho, protuberancias con forma de verruga en la cabeza, natural de África.