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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Guan  \Guan\  (gw[aum]n),  n.  ((Zo["o]l.) 
  Any  one  of  many  species  of  large  gallinaceous  birds  of 
  Central  and  South  America,  belonging  to  {Penelope},  {Pipile}, 
  {Ortalis},  and  allied  genera.  Several  of  the  species  are 
  often  domesticated. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  guan 
  n  :  any  of  several  large  turkey-like  game  birds  of  the  family 
  Cracidae;  native  to  jungles  of  tropical  America; 
  resembling  the  curassows  and  valued  as  food 




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