white-lipped peccary

white-lipped peccary
blackish peccary with whitish cheeks; larger than the collared peccary
Syn: ↑Tayassu pecari
Hypernyms: ↑peccary, ↑musk hog

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷-\ noun
: a peccary (Tayassu pecari) that is larger than the collared peccary and predominantly blackish with whitish cheeks

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white-lipped peccary «HWYT LIHPT»,
a large peccary with white markings on the face, living from Mexico south to Paraguay.

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