monk parrot

variants: or monk parrakeet

Definition of monk parrot

: a common South American green and gray parrot (Myiopsitta monachus)

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First Known Use of monk parrot

circa 1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Monk parrot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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