Pronunciation: (gwär"u-nē', gwär'u-nē"), [key]
—pl. -ni, -nis.
a paper money and monetary unit of Paraguay, equal to 100 centimos.
Pronunciation: (gwär"u-nē'), [key]
—pl. -nis, -nies, (esp. collectively) -ni.
1. a member of an Indian people now living principally in Paraguay.
2. a language belonging to the Tupi-Guarani family of languages and spoken by the Guarani Indians: the chief vernacular of Paraguay. Also,Gua"ra•ní'.
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