Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Wallace's bird of paradise. See cut under Semioptera.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) A curious paradise bird (Semioptera Wallacii) which has two long special feathers standing erect on each wing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A bird of paradise (Semioptera wallacii) which has two long special feathers standing erect on each wing.

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Examples

  • The first, development of the ramjet, which pushes standard-wing planes up over Mach two.

    TOO MANY MURDERS

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