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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of larks, of the family Alaudid√¶, founded by G. R. Gray in 1841 upon certain African species which have naked nostrils and are colored like quails, as M. apiatus (or clamosa): so called from being megalophonous. Also called Corypha.

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