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- n. A pheasant of India and China, with a long central and two lateral crests on the head.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any pheasant of the genus Pucrasia. The birds of this genus inhabit India and China, and are distinguished by having a long central and two lateral crests on the head. Called also pucras.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A native name of pheasants of the genus Pucrasia, which are distinguished by the long crests and ear-tufts of the males. These pheasants are found through the Himalayas from Afghanistan to Manchuria.
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