from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bird of the family Atrichiidæ (or Atrichornithidæ): so called because it inhabits the dense scrub of Australia.
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- n. small fast-running Australian bird resembling a wren and frequenting brush or scrub
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