moorup

noun moo·rup \müˈru̇p\\-u̇k\
variants: or

murup

\müˈru̇p\ less commonly

mooruk

\-u̇k\

Definition of moorup

plural

moorup

or

murup

also

mooruk

  1. :  a cassowary (Casuarius bennetti) with rather small stout legs found on the island of New Britain

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Origin and Etymology of moorup

imitative


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