moa

noun \ ˈmō-ə \
|Updated on: 30 May 2018

Definition of moa

: any of various usually very large extinct flightless birds of New Zealand of a ratite order (Dinornithiformes) including one (Dinornis giganteus of the family Dinornithidae) nearly 12 feet (3.7 meters) in height

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Maori


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