the Peacock, a southern constellation between Triangulum Australe and Indus.
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How to use Pavo in a sentence
The Indian peafowl (Pavo cristatus) usually lay their large white eggs on the ground in long grass or thick undergrowth.A Bird Calendar for Northern India | Douglas Dewar
Seor Pavo skilfully profited by this state of affairs to sow seeds of disaffection among the Frenchmen.
The company was henceforth surrendered defencelessly to the machinations of Seor Pavo.
These two emissaries were selected by Seor Pavo, for the worthy man knew perfectly well what he was about.
Seor Pavo received the count most kindly, and proposed, himself, to present him to the general.
British Dictionary definitions for Pavo
a small constellation near the South Pole lying between Tucana and Ara
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