noun mi·tu \ˈmēt(ˌ)ü\

Definition of mitu

  1. 1 plural -s archaic :  an unidentifiable but probably gallinaceous Brazilian bird

  2. 2 [New Latin, from American Spanish mitú] a capitalized :  a genus of curassows b -s :  any curassow of the genus Mitu

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Origin and Etymology of mitu

American Spanish (Argentina) mitú, from Guarani

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to cast off or become cast off

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