strepera

noun

strep·​era
ˈstrepərə
1
capitalized : a genus of bluish black Australian birds (family Cracticidae) often with snowy white undertail coverts
2
plural -s : any bird of the genus Strepera : currawong

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Late Latin streperus noisy

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“Strepera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strepera. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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