Definitions

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  • n. A bird (Nyctidromus albicollis) ranging from Texas to South America, allied to the nighthawk and goatsucker.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bird (Nyctidromus albicollis) ranging from Texas to South America. It is allied to the night hawk and goatsucker.

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