[ awr-uh-pen-dl-uh, ohr-uh- ]
/ ˌɔr əˈpɛn dl ə, ˌoʊr ə- /
any of several birds of the genus Gymnostinops, related to crows and feeding primarily on fruit and nectar, noted especially for their hanging nests.
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