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  • n. the adjutant bird

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The adjutant bird.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ornithology: The adjutant-bird, Ardea argala (Latham), now Leptoptilus argala, of India. A similar bird of Africa, Leptoptilus cruminiferus. Temminek. Properly called marabou. A generic name of both these birds. Hodgson, 1838. See adjutant-bird, marabou.


Native name. (Wiktionary)



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