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pichiciago

[pich-uh-see-ah-goh, -ey-goh] /ˌpɪtʃ ə siˈɑ goʊ, -ˈeɪ goʊ/
noun, plural pichiciagos.
1.
any of several small armadillos of the genera Chalmyphorus and Burmeisteria, of southern South America.
Also, pichiciego
[pich-uh-see-ey-goh] /ˌpɪtʃ ə siˈeɪ goʊ/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; < American Spanish pichiciego < Araucanian pichi small + Spanish ciego blind (< Latin caecus)
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