from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small Australian bird (Poephila guttata) having black and white striped markings and popular as a cage bird.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small Australasian weaverbird, Taeniopygia guttata, that has markings similar to a zebra.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small Australian weaverbird with markings like a zebra's


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