blue-breasted quail

[ bloo-bres-tid ]
/ ˈbluˌbrɛs tɪd /

noun

a small, brightly colored quail, Coturnix chinensis, of southern Asia and Australia, widely kept as a cage bird.

Nearby words

  1. blue whistler,
  2. blue wood aster,
  3. blue-arsed fly,
  4. blue-black,
  5. blue-blooded,
  6. blue-chip,
  7. blue-collar,
  8. blue-curls,
  9. blue-eyed,
  10. blue-eyed boy

Also called button quail.

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