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- n. Any of the three species, and several subspecies, of large, mainly black, predatory passerine birds in the genus Strepera, of the family Artamidae, endemic to Australia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any of several bluish black fruit-eating birds of Australia of the genus Strepera having a bell-like call.
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- n. bluish black fruit-eating bird with a bell-like call
Probably from Yagara garrawaŋ, ultimately onomatopoeic. (Wiktionary)