lorilet

noun

lor·​i·​let
ˈlȯrəˌlet
plural -s
: a small short-tailed parrot of New Guinea and northern Australia that is dark green with yellow flanks and red and blue markings on the head

called also fig parrot

Word History

Etymology

lory + -let

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“Lorilet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lorilet. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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