noun, plural carabaos.
(in the Philippines) the water buffalo.

1895–1900; < Philippine Spanish < Bisayan karabáw Unabridged
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carabao (ˌkærəˈbeɪəʊ)
n , pl -os
another name for water buffalo
[from Visayan karabáw; compare Malay karbaw]

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The carabao variant is considered as a national symbol in the philippines.
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