Maguari

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Maguari (Zoöl) A South American stork (Euxenara maguari), having a forked tail.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n maguari A South American stork, Euxenura maguari. It resembles the European stork in size and plumage, but has a black bill and a peculiar formation of the tail, which is forked and black, with long white under-coverts. It is found on plains as well as in swamps, feeds on small mammals, reptiles, insects, and birds' eggs, and is sometimes tamed.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From native name: cf. Pg. magoari,