caganer

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caganer

(Catalan kaɡaˈner)
n
1. (Roman Catholic Church) a figure of a squatting defecating person, a traditional character in Catalan Christmas crèche scenes
2. (Art Terms) a figure of a squatting defecating person, a traditional character in Catalan Christmas crèche scenes
[C20: from Catalan cagar shit]
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