noun \ˈchəf\

Definition of chough

  1. :  either of two Old World birds (Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax and P. graculus) that are related to the crows and have red legs and glossy blue-black plumage

Origin and Etymology of chough

Middle English

First Known Use: 13th century

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