gavial

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Related to Gavials: genus Gavialis, False gharial
  • noun

Synonyms for gavial

large fish-eating Indian crocodilian with a long slender snout

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Now the brand will actively support projectsselected by the GEF to safeguard or protect the endangered crocodile, alligator, caiman or gavial species,whose loss would jeopardize the biological balance of their natural habitats.
There are 23 species of crocodilian and they include alligators, caimans and gavials.
Befitting their regal status, the gavials are feted with gold each week-goldfish, that is, thousands of them.