from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An Australian parrakeet (Polytelis Barrabandi); -- called also the scarlet-breasted parrot.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small Australian parrakeet, Polytelis barrabandi.
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The green-leek is a parrot and the Galloping Greens a football team.