strepera

noun
strep·​era | \ ˈstrepərə \

Definition of strepera

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

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History and Etymology for strepera

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 7 Aug. 2020.

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