plural -s
: any of several tropical American parrots (of Aratinga and related genera) closely related to and resembling in their brilliant coloration the macaws

Word History


New Latin Conurus (in some classifications, a genus of parrots), from con- entry 2 + -urus

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“Conure.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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