frogmouth definition

  • noun:
    • any one of various brown or grey nocturnal wild birds of family members Podargidae of southeast Asia and Australia, having a broad mouth and a hooked bill.
    • any one of a number of nocturnal, insectivorous birds, of family members Podargidae, native to Australian Continent and southern Asia
    • one of the types of Asiatic and East Indian wild birds associated with the genus Batrachostomus (household Podargid√¶); -- so called from their extremely broad, level expenses.
    • Any bird of family members Podargid√¶, specifically regarding the genus Batrachostomus.
    • insectivorous bird of Australia and southeastern Asia having a wide frog-like mouth

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