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galah

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noun ga·lah \gə-ˈlä\

Definition of galah

  1. :  a pink-breasted Australian cockatoo (Eolophus roseicapillus syn. Cacatua roseicapilla) that is sometimes a pest in wheat-growing areas and is often kept as a cage bird



Origin and Etymology of galah

Yuwaalaraay (Australian aboriginal language of northern New South Wales) gilaa


First Known Use: 1862


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