Mapinguari(redirected from Mapinguarl)
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MapinguariA mythical animal described in Brazilian folklore, which has been described as resembling an ape or giant ground-dwelling sloth with long arms, powerful claws, a sloping back and covered in thick, matted fur, reaching heights of 7 feet when standing on its hind legs.
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