grallina

noun

gral·​li·​na
graˈlīnə,
-lēnə
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

Word History

Etymology

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 21 Apr. 2024.

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