from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a large Australian cuckoo (Centropus phasianus). The general color is black, with chestnut wings and brown tail. Called also pheasant cuckoo. The name is also applied to other allied species.
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- n. Australian bird with a tail like a pheasant
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