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caracal


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caracal  \Car"a*cal\,  n.  [F.  caracal,  fr  Turk  garahgootag  garah 
  black  +  goofag  ear.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  lynx  ({Felis,  or  Lynx,  caracal.)}  It  is  a  native  of  Africa 
  and  Asia.  Its  ears  are  black  externally,  and  tipped  with  long 
  black  hairs. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  caracal 
  n  :  of  deserts  of  northern  Africa  and  southern  Asia  [syn:  {desert 
  lynx},  {Lynx  caracal}] 




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