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noun - large fish-eating Indian crocodilian with a long slender snout
noun - a large reptile
GAVIAL - The gharial(, Gavialis gangeticus), also known as the gavial, fish-eating crocodile, or ghariyal ( in Bengali script) is a crocodilian in the family...
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|Travelling through interior to miss Indian crocodile|
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|This crocodilian found in India is sometimes called the gharial|
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|A large reptile (Gavialis gangeticus) of southern Asia, related to and resembling the crocodiles and having a long slender snout. Also called gharial.|
|large fish-eating Indian crocodilian with a long slender snout|
The gharial(, Gavialis gangeticus), also known as the gavial, fish-eating crocodile, or ghariyal ( in Bengali script) is a crocodilian in the family Gavialidae, and is native to the northern part of the Indian subcontinent. The global wild gharial population is estimated at fewer than 235 individuals, which are threatened by loss of riverine habitat, depletion of fish resources, and entanglement in fishing nets. As the population has declined drastically since the 1930s, the gharial is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List.The gharial is one of the longest of all living crocodilians, measuring up to 6.25 m (20.5 ft), though this is an extreme upper limit, as the average adult gharial is only 3.5 to 4.5 m (11 to 15 ft) in length. With 110 sharp, interdigitated teeth in its long, thin snout, it is well adapted to catching fish, its main diet.|
* The male gharial has a distinctive boss at the end of the snout, which resembles an earthenware pot known in Hindi as ghara. The gh