Cyanocorax

noun
Cy·​a·​noc·​o·​rax | \ ˌsīənäkəˌraks \

Definition of Cyanocorax

: a genus of mostly green and yellow Central and South American jays — see green jay

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History and Etymology for Cyanocorax

New Latin, from cyan- + Late Latin corax raven, from Greek korax

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“Cyanocorax.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cyanocorax. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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