genus Caiman

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Noun1.genus Caiman - caimans
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Alligatoridae, family Alligatoridae - alligators; caimans
caiman, cayman - a semiaquatic reptile of Central and South America that resembles an alligator but has a more heavily armored belly
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The genus Caiman Spix, 1825 is currently composed of three species: Caiman crocodilus (Linnaeus, 1758), C.