pukras

noun
puk·​ras | \ ˈpəkrəs \
variants: or pukras pheasant
plural -es

Definition of pukras

: any of several pheasants of northern India and the Himalayas constituting the genus Pucrasia and being in the males mostly crested with long black ear tufts

called also koklas

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pukras from native name in India

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“Pukras.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pukras. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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