co·​rel·​la kə-ˈre-lə How to pronounce corella (audio)
plural corellas
: any of various mostly white, relatively small cockatoos (genus Cacatua) chiefly of Australia: such as
: a long-billed cockatoo (Cacatua tenuirostris) often kept as a cage bird and readily trained to talk

called also long-billed corella

Word History


native name in Australia

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“Corella.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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