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gator

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgatorga‧tor /ˈɡeɪtə $ -ər/ noun [countable] American English informal  an alligator
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gatorOkay, so I was a kid checking out the snakes and gators of my childhood.Alligators are not particularly sociable animals, and big bull gators often will stake out their own ponds.But a srnall gator sunned himself on a bank, an egret leaned forward knee-deep in the standing pool.Now the gators are collectors items.
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