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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An alligator-like reptile of Central America and South America having a more heavily armored belly.

Usage examples (35)
  • The second night's attempt upon the cayman was a repetition of the first, quite unsuccessful.
  • On mud banks we saw the crocodile, "cayman" they call it.
  • A second shot from Benito failed to stop the cayman.
  • "Baby I like you just the size you are." cayman techart for more
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