Definition of Perai

1. piranha [n -S] - See also: piranha



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Perai

peracids
peract
peracted
peracting
peracute
peradventure
peradventures
peraea
peraeon
peraeons
peraeopod
peraeopoda
peraeopods
peragration
peragrations
perai (current term)
perais
peralkaline
peraluminous
perambulate
perambulated
perambulates
perambulating
perambulating ulcer
perambulation
perambulations
perambulator
perambulators
perambulatory
perameles

Literary usage of Perai

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1. Transatlantic Sketches, Comprising Visits to the Most Interesting Scenes in by James Edward Alexander (1833)
"—Anecdote.—The Cobra of India—The Pipa Frog—Visit a Dutch Entomologist.—Remarkable fishes—Pacoo, perai, Silurus, Assa, electric Eel, ..."

2. Among the Indians of Guiana: Being Sketches Chiefly Anthropologic from the by Everard Ferdinand Im Thurn (1883)
"If a monkey or bird, when shot, falls in the water, perai rush together from all quarters and carry off the prey before the sportsman can reach it; ..."

3. An Ainu-English-Japanese Dictionary (including A Grammar of the Ainu Language.) by John Batchelor (1905)
"perai-ap, ^54 7% #Jih n. A fish hook. perai-kara, ^5^*5, ^J^- >". ». i. To fish with rod and line. ... perai-shok,'<54 $>a9,7 >•* vn Fishing frog. ..."

4. Wanderings in South America, the North-west of the United States, and the by Charles Waterton (1879)
"The perai, fortunately, lie only off sand-beaches and in quiet pools, ... I was fortunate enough to find the spawning place of some perai on the matted ..."

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