Alligator

Alligator, a N. American fresh-water crocodile, numerous in the Mississippi and the lakes and rivers of Louisiana and Carolina; subsists on fish, and though timid, is dangerous when attacked; is slow in turning, however, and its attacks can be easily evaded.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Allies, Thomas William * Allingham, William
Allen, John
Allen, Wm.
Allentown
Alle`rion
Alleyn, Edward
Al`lia
Alliance, the Triple
Allier
Allies
Allies, Thomas William
Alligator
Allingham, William
Allman, George J.
Alloa
Allob`roges
Allopathy
Allotropy
Alloway
Alloway Kirk
All-Saints' Day
All-Souls' Day

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Alligator in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable