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Noun: giant anteater
  1. Large shaggy-haired toothless anteater with long tongue and powerful claws; of South America
    - ant bear, great anteater, tamanoir, Myrmecophaga jubata

Derived forms: giant anteaters

Type of: anteater, New World anteater

Part of: genus Myrmecophaga, Myrmecophaga

Encyclopedia: Giant anteater