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Brahminy kite

[brah-muh-nee] /ˈbrɑ mə ni/
noun
1.
a common kite, Haliastur indus, of southern Asia and the southwest Pacific islands, having reddish-brown plumage with a white head and breast.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; Brahminy, derivative of Brahmin, by analogy to such words as Bengali
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