anhima

noun
anhi·ma | \ anˈhīmə ; əˈnēmə , aˈ- \

Definition of anhima 

1 plural -s : horned screamer

2 capitalized : a genus of birds that includes only the horned screamer and is the type of the family Anhimidae

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First Known Use of anhima

1681, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for anhima

borrowed from New Latin, borrowed from Tupi ayɨ́ma

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