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alligator at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


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alligator at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [Date: 1500-1600; Language: Spanish; Origin: el lagarto 'the lizard', from Latin lacerta; LIZARD]//
1 [C] a large animal with a long mouth and tail and sharp teeth that lives in the hot wet parts of the US and China:
2 [U] the skin of this animal used as leather: --alligator shoes//

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ALLIGATOR at English => English (devils) Of Explained:

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alligator at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

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alligator [ɑliɤ°atɔr]

Alligator at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Alligator \Al"li*ga`tor\, n. [Sp. el lagarto the lizard (el
lagarto de Indias, the cayman or American crocodile), fr. L.
lacertus, lacerta, lizard. See {Lizard}.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) A large carnivorous reptile of the Crocodile
family, peculiar to America. It has a shorter and broader
snout than the crocodile, and the large teeth of the lower
jaw shut into pits in the upper jaw, which has no marginal
notches. Besides the common species of the southern United
States, there are allied species in South America.

2. (Mech.) Any machine with strong jaws, one of which opens
like the movable jaw of an alligator; as,
(a) (Metal Working) a form of squeezer for the puddle
(b) (Mining) a rock breaker;
(c) (Printing) a kind of job press, called also {alligator

{Alligator apple} (Bot.), the fruit of the {Anona palustris},
a West Indian tree. It is said to be narcotic in its
properties. --Loudon.

{Alligator fish} (Zo["o]l.), a marine fish of northwestern
America ({Podothecus acipenserinus}).

{Alligator gar} (Zo["o]l.), one of the gar pikes
({Lepidosteus spatula}) found in the southern rivers of
the United States. The name is also applied to other
species of gar pikes.

{Alligator pear} (Bot.), a corruption of {Avocado pear}. See

{Alligator snapper}, {Alligator tortoise}, {Alligator turtle}
(Zo["o]l.), a very large and voracious turtle
({Macrochelys lacertina}) inhabiting the rivers of the
southern United States. It sometimes reaches the weight of
two hundred pounds. Unlike the common snapping turtle, to
which the name is sometimes erroneously applied, it has a
scaly head and many small scales beneath the tail. This
name is sometimes given to other turtles, as to species of

{Alligator wood}, the timber of a tree of the West Indies
({Guarea Swartzii}).

alligator at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Pine \Pine\, n. [AS. p[=i]n, L. pinus.]
1. (Bot.) Any tree of the coniferous genus {Pinus}. See

Note: There are about twenty-eight species in the United
States, of which the {white pine} ({P. Strobus}), the
{Georgia pine} ({P. australis}), the {red pine} ({P.
resinosa}), and the great West Coast {sugar pine} ({P.
Lambertiana}) are among the most valuable. The {Scotch
pine} or {fir}, also called {Norway} or {Riga pine}
({Pinus sylvestris}), is the only British species. The
{nut pine} is any pine tree, or species of pine, which
bears large edible seeds. See {Pinon}. The spruces,
firs, larches, and true cedars, though formerly
considered pines, are now commonly assigned to other

2. The wood of the pine tree.

3. A pineapple.

{Ground pine}. (Bot.) See under {Ground}.

{Norfolk Island pine} (Bot.), a beautiful coniferous tree,
the {Araucaria excelsa}.

{Pine barren}, a tract of infertile land which is covered
with pines. [Southern U.S.]

{Pine borer} (Zo["o]l.), any beetle whose larv[ae] bore into
pine trees.

{Pine finch}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Pinefinch}, in the Vocabulary.

{Pine grosbeak} (Zo["o]l.), a large grosbeak ({Pinicola
enucleator}), which inhabits the northern parts of both
hemispheres. The adult male is more or less tinged with

{Pine lizard} (Zo["o]l.), a small, very active, mottled gray
lizard ({Sceloporus undulatus}), native of the Middle
States; -- called also {swift}, {brown scorpion}, and

{Pine marten}. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A European weasel ({Mustela martes}), called also
{sweet marten}, and {yellow-breasted marten}.
(b) The American sable. See {Sable}.

{Pine moth} (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of small
tortricid moths of the genus {Retinia}, whose larv[ae]
burrow in the ends of the branchlets of pine trees, often
doing great damage.

{Pine mouse} (Zo["o]l.), an American wild mouse ({Arvicola
pinetorum}), native of the Middle States. It lives in pine

{Pine needle} (Bot.), one of the slender needle-shaped leaves
of a pine tree. See {Pinus}.

{Pine-needle wool}. See {Pine wool} (below).

{Pine oil}, an oil resembling turpentine, obtained from fir
and pine trees, and used in making varnishes and colors.

{Pine snake} (Zo["o]l.), a large harmless North American
snake ({Pituophis melanoleucus}). It is whitish, covered
with brown blotches having black margins. Called also
{bull snake}. The Western pine snake ({P. Sayi}) is
chestnut-brown, mottled with black and orange.

{Pine tree} (Bot.), a tree of the genus {Pinus}; pine.

{Pine-tree money}, money coined in Massachusetts in the
seventeenth century, and so called from its bearing a
figure of a pine tree.

{Pine weevil} (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of
weevils whose larv[ae] bore in the wood of pine trees.
Several species are known in both Europe and America,
belonging to the genera {Pissodes}, {Hylobius}, etc.

{Pine wool}, a fiber obtained from pine needles by steaming
them. It is prepared on a large scale in some of the
Southern United States, and has many uses in the economic
arts; -- called also {pine-needle wool}, and {pine-wood

Hellbender \Hell"bend`er\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A large North American aquatic salamander ({Protonopsis
horrida} or {Menopoma Alleghaniensis}). It is very voracious
and very tenacious of life. Also called {alligator}, and
{water dog}.

alligator at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: leather made from alligator's hide
2: either of two amphibious reptiles related to crocodiles but
with with shorter broader snouts [syn: {gator}]

v : of paint, varnish, or the like: to crack and acquire the
appearance of alligator hide, as from weathering or
improper application

alligator at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Alligator|al·ligàtor


Inter: wikipedi » a
Category: Image - :Brookfield zoo fg06.jpg|thumb|right|An alligator, Alligator mississippiensis.

Etymology 1

Inter: etyl » la alligator


Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: obsolet » e One who binds or ties.

    Etymology 2

    Inter: etyl » es Inter: term » el|lang=es Inter: term » lagarto|lang=es||the lizard


    * Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈælɪɡeɪtə/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"{lIgeIt@/
    • Inter: a » US Inter: enPR » ălʹĭ-gā-tər, Inter: IPA » /ˈælɪɡeɪtɚ/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"{lIgeIt@`/
    • Inter: audio » En-us-alligator.ogg|Audio (US)


      Inter: en-nou » n

  • A large amphibious reptile with sharp teeth and very strong jaws related to the crocodile and native to the Americas and China. Informal short form: gator
    1. : All you could see of the alligator were its two eyes above the water, and suddenly it snatched up and caught the poor bird with its strong jaws full of sharp teeth.
      Derived terms
      Inter: rel-top4 » Terms derived from alligator

  • Inter: w » Alligator Alley
  • alligator apple
  • alligator bait
  • alligator clip
  • alligatored
  • alligator fish
  • alligator forceps
  • alligator gar

  • Inter: rel-mid » 4
    • alligator grass
    • alligatoring
    • alligator leather
    • alligator lizard
    • alligator pear
    • Inter: w » Alligator Pond
    • alligator press
    • alligator shear

    Inter: rel-mid » 4
  • alligator skin
  • alligator snapper, alligator snapping turtle
  • alligator spread
  • alligator terrapin
  • alligator tortoise
  • alligator turtle, alligator-turtle
  • alligator weed

  • Inter: rel-mid » 4
    • alligator wood
    • alligator wrench
    • American alligator
    • Chinese alligator
    • gator
    • prairie alligator
    • see you later alligator
    • spectacled alligator

    Inter: rel-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » A large amphibious reptile with sharp teeth and very strong jaws
  • Arabic: Inter: t+ » ar|تمساح|m|tr=timsaaH|sc=Arab, Inter: t- » ar|تمساح أميركي|m|tr=timsaaH 'amriikiy|sc=Arab
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|ալիգատոր|tr=aligator
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|алигатор|m|tr=aligator
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|al·ligàtor|m
  • Chamicuro: Inter: tø » ccc|kashyuna
  • Cherokee: Inter: t- » chr|ᏧᎳᏍᎩ|tr=tsulasgi
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|美洲鱷|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|美洲鳄|tr=Měizhōu è|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|短吻鱷|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|短吻鳄|tr=duǎnwěn'è|sc=Hani
  • : Min Nan: Inter: t- » nan|覓仔|tr=ba̍h-á|sc=Hans
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|aligátor|m
  • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|alligator|c
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|alligator|m
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|aligatoro
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|alligaator
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|alligaattori
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|alligator|m
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ალიგატორი|tr=aligatori|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Alligator|m
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|αλλιγάτορας|m|tr=alligátoras, Inter: t+ » el|αλιγάτορας|m|sc=Grek
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|मगरमच्छ|tr=magarmucch, Inter: t- » hi|घड़ियाल|tr=ghaṛiyāl, Inter: t- » hi|मगर|tr=magar
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|aligátor
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|alligatore|m
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|わに|tr=wani, Inter: t- » ja|ワニ|tr=wani|sc=Jpan
  • Khmer: Inter: t+ » km|ក្រពើ|tr=grabpeu|sc=Khmr, Inter: t+ » km|ក្រពា|tr=kror pea|sc=Khmr

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|악어|tr=ag-eo|sc=Kore
    • Lithuanian: Inter: t+ » lt|aligatorius|m
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|алигатор|m
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|bitseeʼ yee adiłhałii
    • Norwegian:
    • : Bokmål: Inter: t+ » nb|alligator|m
    • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|alligator|m
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|تمساح|tr=temsâh|sc=fa-Arab
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|aligator|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|aligátor|m, Inter: t+ » pt|jacaré|m
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|aligator|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|аллигатор|m|tr=alligátor
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|алигатор|m|sc=Cyrl
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|aligator|m
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|aligator|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|aligátor|m, Inter: t- » es|aligator|m, Inter: t+ » es|caimán|m
    • Swahili: Inter: t- » sw|aligatori, Inter: t- » sw|aligeita
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|alligator|c
    • Tok Pisin: Inter: t- » tpi|pukpuk
    • Tswana: Inter: t- » tn|kwena
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|timsah
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|алiгатор|m
    • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|گھڑیال|tr=ghaṛiyāl|sc=ur-Arab, Inter: t- » ur|مگر|tr=magar|sc=ur-Arab, Inter: t- » ur|شیر آبی|tr=śer ābī|sc=ur-Arab
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|cá sấu

    Inter: trans-botto » m


    Inter: en-ver » b
  • Inter: context » of paint or other coatings To crack in a pattern resembling an alligator's skin.

    See also

    * caiman, cayman
    • croc
    • crocodile
    • gavial, gharial
    • Category: Appendix:Animals -


      * Inter: R:BB » S

    Category: Category:en:Reptiles -



    Inter: da-noun » en|er
  • Inter: l » en|alligator


    Inter: da-noun-infl » en|er

  • Category: Category:da:Reptiles -



    Inter: nl-noun » m|alligators|alligatortje
  • Inter: l » en|alligator

  • Category: Category:nl:Reptiles -



    * Inter: audio » Fr-alligator.ogg|audio
    • Inter: IPA » /ɡa.tɔʁ/|lang=fr, Inter: X-SAMPA » /


      Inter: fr-noun » m

  • Inter: l » en|alligator Inter: gloss » animal

  • Category: Category:fr:Reptiles -



    From Inter: term » alligo||I bind + Inter: term » -tor

    Alternative forms

    * adligator


    Inter: la-noun » alligātor|alligatoris|alligatōris|m|third
  • one who ties or binds


    Inter: la-decl-3rd » alligator|alligātor|alligator|alligatōr


    * English: Inter: l » en|alligator Inter: qualifier » obsolete

  • Swedish


    Inter: sv-noun » g=c
  • Inter: l » en|alligator Inter: gloss » animal


    Inter: sv-noun-reg-r-c » 3=alligatore

  • Category: Category:sv:Reptiles -
    Category: zh-min-nan:alligator -
    Translation: bg » alligator
    Translation: da » alligator
    Translation: de » alligator
    Translation: et » alligator
    Translation: el » alligator
    Translation: es » alligator
    Translation: eu » alligator
    Translation: fr » alligator
    Translation: gl » alligator
    Translation: ko » alligator
    Translation: io » alligator
    Translation: it » alligator
    Translation: kn » alligator
    Translation: ku » alligator
    Translation: lo » alligator
    Translation: lt » alligator
    Translation: hu » alligator
    Translation: mg » alligator
    Translation: ml » alligator
    Translation: my » alligator
    Translation: nl » alligator
    Translation: ja » alligator
    Translation: no » alligator
    Translation: ps » alligator
    Translation: pl » alligator
    Translation: pt » alligator
    Translation: ro » alligator
    Translation: ru » alligator
    Category: simple:alligator -
    Translation: sr » alligator
    Translation: fi » alligator
    Translation: sv » alligator
    Translation: ta » alligator
    Translation: te » alligator
    Translation: th » alligator
    Translation: tr » alligator
    Translation: vi » alligator
    Translation: zh » alligator

    Alligator at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » alligator


    Inter: wikipedi » a
    Inter: wikispecie » s


    From Inter: etyl » la|mul Inter: term » alligator||lang=la|one who ties or binds|sc=Latn, from Inter: term » alligo||lang=la|sc=Latn|I bind + Inter: term » -tor||lang=la|sc=Latn|agent suffix

    Proper noun

    Inter: head » mul|proper noun
  • Inter: taxon » genus|subfamily|Alligatorinae|the alligators


    * Inter: sense » genus Inter: taxlink » Alligator mississipiensis|species, Inter: taxlink » Alligator sinensis|species - species

  • German


    Inter: de-noun » m|Alligators|Alligatoren
  • alligator (animal)

  • Category: Category:de:Reptiles -
    Translation: de » Alligator
    Translation: et » Alligator
    Translation: el » Alligator
    Translation: fr » Alligator
    Translation: ko » Alligator
    Translation: io » Alligator
    Translation: it » Alligator
    Translation: lt » Alligator
    Translation: hu » Alligator
    Translation: mg » Alligator
    Translation: ps » Alligator
    Translation: pl » Alligator
    Translation: ro » Alligator
    Translation: ru » Alligator
    Translation: tl » Alligator
    Translation: zh » Alligator