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argala definition

  • noun:
    • the adjutant bird
    • the adjutant bird
    • The adjutant bird.
    • The adjutant bird.
    • In ornithology: The adjutant-bird, Ardea argala (Latham), today Leptoptilus argala, of India. An identical bird of Africa, Leptoptilus cruminiferus. Temminek. Precisely called marabou. A generic title of both these wild birds. Hodgson, 1838. See adjutant-bird, marabou.
    • In ornithology: The adjutant-bird, Ardea argala (Latham), today Leptoptilus argala, of Asia. An equivalent bird of Africa, Leptoptilus cruminiferus. Temminek. Correctly labeled as marabou. A generic title of both these wild birds. Hodgson, 1838. See adjutant-bird, marabou.
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