cockateel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cockateel small grey Australian parrot with a yellow crested head
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cockateel (Zoöl) A small gray and white Australian parrot (Leptolophus hollandicus, formerly Calopsitta Novæ-Hollandiæ) with a prominent crest; the male has bright yellow cheeks and crest, but the female has only a pale yellow in the face; -- it is so called from its note.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cockateel A cockatoo of the genus Calopsitta, as the Australian C. novæ-hollandiæ.
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