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- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈhupu/, /ˈhupoʊ/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhuːpuː/, /ˈhupəʊ/
- Hyphenation: hoo‧poe
hoopoe (plural hoopoes)
- An Old World bird, Upupa epops, known for its distinctive plumage, fanlike crest, and slender bill.
- For usage examples of this term, see Citations:hoopoe.
bird Upupa epops