Definitions of peccary
  1. noun
    nocturnal gregarious pig-like wild animals of North America and South America
    synonyms: musk hog
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    Peccari angulatus, Tayassu angulatus, Tayassu tajacu, collared peccary, javelina
    dark grey peccary with an indistinct white collar; of semi desert areas of Mexico and southwestern United States
    Tayassu pecari, white-lipped peccary
    blackish peccary with whitish cheeks; larger than the collared peccary
    Chiacoan peccary
    a recently discovered large wild pig of Paraguay
    type of:
    artiodactyl, artiodactyl mammal, even-toed ungulate
    placental mammal having hooves with an even number of functional toes on each foot
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