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carcajou

[kahr-kuh-joo, -zhoo] /ˈkɑr kəˌdʒu, -ˌʒu/
noun
1.
wolverine (def 1).
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; < Canadian French < Montagnais kwa·hkwa·če·w, cognate with Cree kwi·hkwaha·ke·w; cf. quickhatch
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carcajou

/ˈkɑːkəˌdʒuː; -ˌʒuː/
noun
1.
a North American name for wolverine
Word Origin
C18: from Canadian French, from Algonquian karkajou
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