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lourie

loerie

/ (ˈlaʊrɪ) /

noun

Southern African any of several species of touraco: louries are divided into two groups, the arboreal species having a mainly green plumage and crimson wings and the species which inhabits the more open savanna areas having a plain grey plumage

Nearby words

loupe, louping ill, lour, lourdes, lourenço marques, lourie, louring, loury, louse, louse up, louser

Word Origin for lourie

from Malay luri

British Dictionary definitions for lourie (2 of 2)

Lourie

/ (ˈlaʊrɪ) /

noun

Southern African any of several awards for excellence in advertising and marketing, given by the Marketing Federation of South Africa
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