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African gray

African gray

noun

Definition of AFRICAN GRAY

:  a parrot (Psittacus erithacus) native to equatorial Africa that has gray plumage, a red tail, and a whitish face and is commonly domesticated especially for its ability in learning to talk

First Known Use of AFRICAN GRAY

1858

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