palila

[ puh-lee-luh ]
/ pəˈli lə /

noun

a stout Hawaiian honeycreeper, Loxioides bailleui, having a thick, stubby bill, yellow head and breast, and gray back: an endangered species.

Origin of palila

From Hawaiian
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