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regent bowerbird

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noun
a bowerbird, Sericulus chrysocephalus, the males of which have deep black plumage with brilliant golden head, neck, and wing patches and build elaborate bowers.
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Also called regent bird .
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British Dictionary definitions for regent bowerbird

regent bowerbird

regent bird


noun
an Australian bowerbird, Sericulus chrysocephalus, the male of which has a showy yellow and velvety-black plumage

Word Origin for regent bowerbird

after the Prince Regent
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