from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of about 13 species of passerine birds in the genus Pericrocotus of the cuckoo-shrike family of southern and eastern Asia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A singing bird of India of the family Campephagidæ.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of various cam-pophagine birds of the genus Pericrocotus.


1862. Unknown origin. (Wiktionary)



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