noun Chry·sol·o·phus \krə̇ˈsäləfəs\

Definition of Chrysolophus

  1. :  the genus consisting of the golden pheasant and Lady Amherst's pheasant

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Origin and Etymology of chrysolophus

New Latin, from Greek chrysolophos golden crested, from chrys- + lophos nape, crest

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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