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shama

[shah-muh] /ˈʃɑ mə/
noun
1.
a slender long-tailed thrush, Copsychus malabaricus, of southern Asia and introduced into Hawaii, having black plumage with a white rump and tail sides and a chestnut belly.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; said to be < Hindi śāmā
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