kakapo

noun
ka·​ka·​po | \ ˌkä-kə-ˈpō How to pronounce kakapo (audio) \
plural kakapos

Definition of kakapo

: a large chiefly nocturnal burrowing New Zealand parrot (Strigops habroptilus) that has green and brown barred plumage and well-developed wings with little power of flight

First Known Use of kakapo

1843, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kakapo

Maori

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