king parrot


Definition of king parrot

: any of various Australian birds (genus Alisterus) of the family Psittacidae especially : an Australian parrot (A. scapulatus) about 16 inches long that is chiefly bright scarlet on the head and underparts and green above

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“King parrot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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