cassowary

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English[edit]

cassowary
cassowary's head showing crest

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kasuari.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈkæs.ə.ˌwɛr.i/

Noun[edit]

cassowary ‎(plural cassowaries)

  1. A large flightless bird of the genus Casuarius, native to Australia and New Guinea, with a characteristic bony crest on its head, and can be very dangerous.

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