masculine noun
1. (raptor) (Bolivia) (Peru) (River Plate) 
a. caracara 
Vimos varios nidos de caranchos en Brasil.We spotted several caracara nests in Brazil.
2. (nocturnal bird) (Peru) 
a. owl 
El ulular de los caranchos en el bosque de noche me dio escalofríos.The hooting of owls in the forest at night gave me goosebumps.
1 (Perú) (búho) owl
2 (S. Cone) (buitre) vulture; turkey buzzard; (EEUU)
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