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Definition of the noun american alligator

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  1. large alligator of the southeastern United States

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Google previewHeinemann First Encyclopedia: Aar-bar (2005)

an American alligator eyes on top of the head tor hiding underwater and seeing over the water nostrils that close when underwater strong tail for swimming thick skin for protection strong legs and sharp ...

Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

The American alligator lives in the southeastern ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

American alligator. Alligator misstssippiensis. American Association for Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC). a nonprofn corporation, founded in 1965, that inspects by invitation and accredits laboratory animat care facilities and ...

Google previewPop Culture Places: An Encyclopedia of Places in American Popular Culture [3 volumes] (2014)

An Encyclopedia of Places in American Popular Culture [3 volumes] by Gladys L. Knight

An American alligator rests in a patch of water lilies on the Suwannee River in Georgia's Okefenokee Swamp Historical Perspectives The Seminole lived in present-day Florida for thousands. Wildlife Refuge in March 2011.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Etymology (1859)

A - D by Hensleigh Wedgwood

Lagarto das Indias, the cayman or South American alligator. Allodial. Allodium, in Mid. Lat., was an estate held in absolute possession without a feudal superior. — Blackstone. The derivation has been much disputed, and little light has been ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopaedia (1865)

A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge

Its head is more elongated than that of the North American alligator, the sides converging toward the snout so as to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science (2000)

by John F. Mongillo, Linda Zierdt-Warshaw

They are the American alligator (Alligator mississipiensis) and the Chinese alligator (Alligator sirensis). The American alligator is native to the United States, from North Carolina through southern Florida and as far west as the Rio Grande.

Google previewThe American Desk Encyclopedia (1998)

by Steve Luck

The American alligator, Alligator ...

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