1. (animal) 
a. el carpincho (M) (South America) 
That's a huge hamster! - It's not a hamster; it's a capybara.¡Qué hámster tan grande! - No es un hámster; es un carpincho.
b. la capibara (F) (Argentina) (Peru) 
I think beavers look similar to capybaras.Yo pienso que los castores se parecen a las capibaras.
c. el chigüiro (M) (Colombia) (Panama) (Venezuela) 
At the zoo there were capybaras running around.En el zoológico había chigüiros correteando por todas partes.
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