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  1. parakeet.
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Examples from the Web for parrakeet

Historical Examples of parrakeet

  • Next uncle Brown showed Charley a bird, called the Parrakeet.

    Charley's Museum


  • Everywhere else than in Florida, the Carolina parrakeet has long been extinct.

    Our Vanishing Wild Life

    William T. Hornaday

  • It was so often upon Crozier's lips that Lorenzo the Magnificent (the parrakeet) had acquired it perfectly.

  • Of birds some species of parrakeet, the “mandarin” blackbird, and the woodcock are not found in the rest of Indo-China.

  • Prof. Burmeister found this Parrakeet not uncommon on the borders of the sierra near Mendoza.

British Dictionary definitions for parrakeet


  1. a variant spelling of parakeet
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