Uruguay vs Chupacabras - What's the difference?

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uruguay

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • a country in South America. Official name: Oriental Republic of Uruguay
  • Derived terms

    * Uruguayan

    See also

    * ----

    chupacabras

    Alternative forms

    * chupacabra

    Noun

    (chupacabras)
  • (cryptozoology) A monster said to suck the blood from goats in Puerto Rico and Mexico. Known in many other Latin American countries including Peru, Argentina, Uruguay and Chile.
  • English plurals
  • * (English Citations of "chupacabras")

    See also

    * goatsucker

    References

    * ForteanTimes Magazine FT199 August 2005, editorial on page 02 * ForteanTimes Magazine FT201 September 2005, letters page 71 ----