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caribe

[kuh-ree-bee; Spanish kah-ree-ve] /kəˈri bi; Spanish kɑˈri vɛ/
noun, plural caribes
[kuh-ree-beez; Spanish kah-ree-ves] /kəˈri biz; Spanish kɑˈri vɛs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; < Spanish: cannibal, Carib
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