from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The Australian moundbird (Leipoa ocellata); it incubates eggs naturally in sandy mounds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Australian brush-turkey or mallee-bird, Leipoa ocellata, one of the megapods or mound-birds.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Australian mound bird; incubates eggs naturally in sandy mounds


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  • See malleefowl.

    February 8, 2008