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4 entries found for alligator.
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Main Entry: al·li·ga·tor
Pronunciation: primarystressal-schwa-secondarystressgamacrt-schwar
Function: noun
Etymology: from Spanish el lagarto "the lizard"
1 : either of two large short-legged reptiles resembling crocodiles but having a shorter and broader snout
2 : leather made from alligator's hide
[alligator illustration]

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