king-vulture

king vulture

noun
a large, black-and-white vulture, Sarcorhamphus papa, of Central and South America, having colorful wattles and wartlike protuberances on its head and neck.

Origin:
1880–85

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king vulture

noun
large black-and-white vulture of South America and Central America; have colorful wattles and wartlike protuberances on head and neck 
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