• WordNet 3.6
    • n Menura type and sole genus of the family Menuridae
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n menura The typical and only known genus Of Menuridæ. Three species are described: M. superba, M. Victoriæ, and M. alberti, all of Australia, and two apparently valid. See cut under lyre-bird. Also written, incorrectly, Mænura, Mænura.
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In literature:

Menura superba: see "Descent of Man" (1901), page 687.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin