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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun 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.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) The adjutant bird.

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  • noun the adjutant bird

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Native name.

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