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lourie

loerie

/ (ˈlaʊrɪ) /
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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
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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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