noun Gla·re·o·la \gləˈrēələ\

Definition of Glareola

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Glareolidae) of Old World shorebirds that comprises the pratincoles which are closely related to the coursers

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Origin and Etymology of glareola

New Latin, diminutive of Latin glarea gravel; probably akin to Latin granum grain — more at corn

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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