oil bird

oilbird

[oil-burd]
noun

Origin:
1890–95; oil + bird

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oilbird (ˈɔɪlˌbɜːd)
 
n
Also called: guacharo a nocturnal gregarious cave-dwelling bird, Steatornis caripensis, of N South America and Trinidad, having a hooked bill and dark plumage: family Steatornithidae, order Caprimulgiformes

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