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 for cabiai
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cabiai \Cab"i*ai\ (k[a^]b"[i^]*[imac]), n. [Native South
     American name.] (Zool.)
     The capybara. See Capybara.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Capybara \Ca`py*ba"ra\, n. [Sp. capibara, fr. the native name.]
     (Zool.)
     A large South American rodent ({Hydroch[ae]rus capybara)
     Living on the margins of lakes and rivers. It is the largest
     extant rodent, being about three feet long, and half that in
     height. It somewhat resembles the Guinea pig, to which it is
     related; -- called also cabiai and water hog.
     [1913 Webster]

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