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guanacos


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Guanaco  \Gua*na"co\  (gw[.a]*n[aum]"k[-o]),  n.;  pl  {Guanacos} 
  (-k[=o]z).  [Sp.  guanaco,  Peruv.  huanacu.  Cf  {Huanaco}.] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  South  American  mammal  ({Auchenia  huanaco}),  allied  to  the 
  llama,  but  of  larger  size  and  more  graceful  form  inhabiting 
  the  southern  Andes  and  Patagonia.  It  is  supposed  by  some  to 
  be  the  llama  in  a  wild  state.  [Written  also  {huanaco}.] 




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