piririgua

noun
pir·​i·​ri·​gua | \ ¦pirərē¦gwä \
plural -s

Definition of piririgua

: a largely buff and brown South American cuckoo (Guira guira) resembling the anis in habit

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History and Etymology for piririgua

Portuguese piririguá, from Guarani

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“Piririgua.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piririgua. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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