Definition, synonyms and picture of manatee


n. manatee

Translation: manatí

Definition of manatee in English

Aquatic mammal, herbivorous and of large size, between 2 and 6 m (6 ft 7 in-19 ft 8 in) in length, with two front fins and a fin-like tail, slow-moving and docile.

Synonyms of manatee in English

sea cow

Definition of manatee in Spanish

Mamífero acuático herbívoro de gran tamaño, entre 2 y 6 m (6 ft 7 in-19 ft 8 in) de longitud, con dos aletas delanteras y cola en forma de aleta horizontal, que se mueve con lentitud y se caracteriza por su docilidad.

Synonyms of manatee in Spanish

vaca marina

Lists where this word appears

Mamíferos marinos

8 words to learn