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amadavat

[am-uh-duh-vat] /ˌæm ə dəˈvæt/
noun
1.
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  • The nutmeg bird or spotted munia (Uroloncha punctulata) is second only to the amadavat as an aviary favourite.

    Birds of the Plains Douglas Dewar
  • It takes an amadavat a long time to learn that it is safe in its cage.

    Jungle Folk Douglas Dewar
  • The nest of this little bird is more loosely put together and more globular than that of the amadavat.

British Dictionary definitions for amadavat

amadavat

/ˌæmədəˈvæt/
noun
1.
another name for avadavat
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