amadavat

[ am-uh-duh-vat ]
/ ˌæm ə dəˈvæt /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. amabelle,
  2. amable,
  3. amabokoboko,
  4. amacrine,
  5. amadan,
  6. amadis,
  7. amadis of gaul,
  8. amado,
  9. amado, jorge,
  10. amadoda

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Examples from the Web for amadavat

  • The nest of this little bird is more loosely put together and more globular than that of the amadavat.

  • It takes an amadavat a long time to learn that it is safe in its cage.

    Jungle Folk|Douglas Dewar
  • The nutmeg bird or spotted munia (Uroloncha punctulata) is second only to the amadavat as an aviary favourite.

    Birds of the Plains|Douglas Dewar


British Dictionary definitions for amadavat

amadavat

/ (ˌæmədəˈvæt) /

noun

another name for avadavat
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