from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A cockatoo of the genus Calopsitta, as the Australian C. novæ-hollandiæ.

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  • noun Archaic form of cockatiel.

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  • noun small grey Australian parrot with a yellow crested head


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  • But hey, who wouldn’t want a bird they could name Richard II [I had a cockateel when I was 5] or a dog named Reparo [weird dream].

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