locust bird

noun

any of various pratincoles, esp Glareola nordmanni (black-winged pratincole), that feed on locusts

Nearby words

  1. locus of control,
  2. locus sigilli,
  3. locus standi,
  4. locust,
  5. locust bean,
  6. locust years,
  7. locution,
  8. locutionary,
  9. locutionary act,
  10. locutorium

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