vanga

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noun van·ga \ˈvaŋ-gə, ˈväŋ-\

Definition of vanga

plural

vangas

  1. :  any of a family (Vangidae) of chiefly insectivorous, forest-dwelling birds of Madagascar that exhibit great variation in bill size and shape

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1823

First Known Use of vanga

1823


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