Definition of gom–paauw
: a large bustard (Choriotis kori) of southern Africa that feeds chiefly on acacia gum —called also kori bustard
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Origin and Etymology of gom–paauw
Afrikaans gompaauw, gompou, from gom gum (from Middle Dutch, from Old French gomme) + paauw, pou peafowl, from Middle Dutch pau; akin to Old English pēa peafowl
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