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  • n. The dodo.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The dodo.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name of the dodo.

Etymologies

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French

Examples

  • In New Holland, fossil remains of the kangaroo have been found, and in New Zealand the semi-foxxilized bones of an enormous bird, resembling the ostrich, the dinornis of Owen, * which is nearly allied to the present spteryx, and but little so to the recently extinct dronte (dodo) of the island of Rodriguez.

    COSMOS: A Sketch of the Physical Description of the Universe, Vol. 1

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