Ballymena

/ (ˌbælɪˈmiːnə) /

noun

a district in central Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim. Pop: 59 516 (2003 est). Area: 634 sq km (247 sq miles)

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Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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