grallina

noun
gral·​li·​na | \ graˈlīnə, -lēnə \

Definition of grallina

1 capitalized : a genus of passerine birds including the black-and-white magpie lark of Australia
2 plural -s : any bird of the genus Grallina : magpie lark

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History and Etymology for grallina

New Latin, from Latin grallae stilts + New Latin -ina

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“Grallina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grallina. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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