Plegadis

noun
Pleg·a·dis | \ ˈplegədə̇s \

Definition of Plegadis 

: a genus of birds (family Threskiornithidae) including the glossy ibis

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History and Etymology for Plegadis

New Latin, from Greek plēgad-, plēgas scythe, sickle, from the stem of plēssein to strike

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