[ lahyuh r-burd ]
/ ˈlaɪərˌbɜrd /
an Australian passerine bird of the genus Menura, the male of which has a long tail that is lyrate when spread.
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British Dictionary definitions for lyrebird
/ (ˈlaɪəˌbɜːd) /
either of two pheasant-like Australian birds, Menura superba and M. alberti, constituting the family Menuridae: during courtship displays, the male spreads its tail into the shape of a lyre
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