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coucal definition

  • noun:
    • Any bird of the genus Centropus into the cuckoo household Cuculidae.
    • a sizable, Old World, surface cuckoo regarding the genus Centropus, of a few species.
    • An African or Indian spur-heeled cuckoo: a name very first surely used by Cuvier in 1817 to the birds of this genus Centropus (Illiger).
    • Old World ground-living cuckoo having a long dagger-like hind claw
    • Any bird regarding the genus Centropus when you look at the cuckoo family members Cuculidae.
    • a sizable, old-world, ground cuckoo for the genus Centropus, of several species.
    • An African or Indian spur-heeled cuckoo: a name initially positively used by Cuvier in 1817 towards the birds for the genus Centropus (Illiger).
    • Old World ground-living cuckoo having an extended dagger-like hind claw
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