Kakatoe

noun
a genus of Psittacidae
Syn: ↑genus Kakatoe, ↑Cacatua, ↑genus Cacatua
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Psittacidae, ↑family Psittacidae
Member Meronyms: ↑cockatoo

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\\ˌkakəˈtō(ˌ)ē\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, perhaps modification of Dutch kaketoe cockatoo — more at cockatoo
: a genus of moderately large to very large parrots that are widely distributed in the Australasian area, are usually predominantly white, and include numerous widely known cockatoos (as the pink cockatoo and the sulphur-crested cockatoo)

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  • genus Kakatoe — noun a genus of Psittacidae • Syn: ↑Kakatoe, ↑Cacatua, ↑genus Cacatua • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Psittacidae, ↑family Psittacidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cacatua — noun a genus of Psittacidae • Syn: ↑Kakatoe, ↑genus Kakatoe, ↑genus Cacatua • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Psittacidae, ↑family Psittacidae …   Useful english dictionary

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