cattle egret

  1. an egret, Bubulcus ibis, cosmopolitan in warmer regions, often associating with grazing animals for the insects that hover around them.

Origin of cattle egret

First recorded in 1900–05

Words Nearby cattle egret Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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