[hah-vuh-lee-nuh] /ˌhɑ vəˈli nə/
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[pek-uh-ree] /ˈpɛk ə ri/
noun, plural peccaries (especially collectively) peccary.
any of several piglike hoofed mammals of the genus Tayassu, of North and South America, as T. tajacu (collared peccary, or javelina) having a dark gray coat with a white collar.
noun (pl) -ries, -ry
either of two piglike artiodactyl mammals, Tayassu tajacu (collared peccary) or T. albirostris (white-lipped peccary) of forests of southern North America, Central and South America: family Tayassuidae
pig-like animal of South America, 1610s, from Carib (Guiana or Venezuela) pakira, paquira.
- Javelin fish
noun 1. a fish of the genus Pomadasys of semitropical Australian seas with a long spine on its anal fin
[zhuh-vel, zha-] /ʒəˈvɛl, ʒæ-/ noun 1. sodium hypochlorite, NaOCl, dissolved in water, used as a bleach, antiseptic, etc. /ˈdʒævəl; dʒəˈvɛl/ noun 1. an aqueous solution containing sodium hypochlorite and some sodium chloride, used as a bleach and disinfectant 2. Also called eau de Javelle. a similar solution made from potassium carbonate and chlorine
[jav-its] /ˈdʒæv ɪts/ noun 1. Jacob K(oppel) [koh-pel] /koʊˈpɛl/ (Show IPA), 1904–86, U.S. politician: senator 1957–81.
[jaw] /dʒɔ/ noun 1. either of two bones, the mandible or maxilla, forming the framework of the mouth. 2. the part of the face covering these bones, the mouth, or the mouth parts collectively: My jaw is swollen. 3. jaws, anything resembling a pair of jaws or evoking the concept of grasping and holding: the […]