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carpincho

(kärpĭn`chō): see capybaracapybara
, mammal of Central and much of South America. It is the largest living member of the order Rodentia (the rodents) reaching a length of 4 ft (120 cm) and a weight of 75 to 100 lb (34–45 kg).
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carpincho

[kär′pin·chō]
(materials)
Processed capybara skin, noted for its elastic properties.
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Nematoda: Capillariidae) en carpincho (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris Linnaeus, 1766).
Carpincho did his best to keep tabs on the front two but ultimately his early efforts left him with little in the locker and dropped away to finish third.
El objetivo del presente trabajo fue conocer la situacion, forma, tamano y relaciones de los nodulos linfaticos de la region de la cabeza y cuello de carpinchos provenientes del Zoologico de la Direccion de Fauna y Flora de la Provincia de Corrientes y del Criadero Experimental de Carpinchos INTA-Mercedes (Corrientes, Argentina).
SARAH HUMPHREY'S early-season euphoria could continue through to Cheltenham next March if Carpincho progresses from a nice victory at Market Rasen.
Paul Nicholls' Pasco, who will be having his first run since chasing home Punchestowns at Kempton in February, and the Sarah Humphrey-trained Carpincho complete the field.
50) fresh from finishing second behind the well-regarded Carpincho at Market Rasen.
DREAMS of a return to the Cheltenham Festival are firmly on the horizon for trainer Sarah Humphrey after Carpincho cruised to victory in the 2m61/2f novice chase.
With the Sarah Humphrey stable flying - figures of 34111 in the past 14 days - Carpincho deserves another chance and the booking of Aidan Coleman takes the eye, as the jockey's record aboard Humphrey-trained chasers is four wins from 15 rides, for a pounds 1 level-stake profit of pounds 1.
On hurdles form, the pick is Carpincho, who won under Tony McCoy last term and was also ridden by the champion on his chase debut last month.
Sarah Humphrey's Carpincho (9-2) made the 209-mile trip from West Wrating in Cambridgeshire worthwhile by landing the closing Leyburn Maiden National Hunt Flat Race in fine style under Charlie Huxley.
We have high hopes for Carpincho, who runs in a beginners' chase at Market Rasen on Thursday.