vasa parrot

noun va·sa parrot \¦väsə-, -äzə-\

Definition of vasa parrot

  1. :  any of several blackish brown Madagascan parrots of the genus Coracopsis (especially C. vasa)

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Origin and Etymology of vasa parrot

Malagasy vàza vasa parrot, literally, loud-voiced

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to cast off or become cast off

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