gavial gavial

Definition(s):

  • (n) large fish-eating Indian crocodilian with a long slender snout

Usage(s):

  • In the underwater "riverine forest," part of the Southeast Asian collection, you come face to face with a lazily floating false gavial, a narrow-snouted crocodile-like reptile.
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