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- n. Any of about 13 species of passerine birds in the genus Pericrocotus of the cuckoo-shrike family of southern and eastern Asia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A singing bird of India of the family Campephagidæ.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of various cam-pophagine birds of the genus Pericrocotus.
1862. Unknown origin. (Wiktionary)