from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of birds including the adjutant bird (Leptoptilus dubius, also called adjutant stork) and marabous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of storks of Asia and Africa, of the family Ciconiidæ; the adjutants or marabous. Also Leptoptilos. See cut under adjutant-bird.
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- n. adjutant birds and marabous
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