Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of dollarbird in English:
The eastern broad-billed roller of Asia and Australasia, which has a conspicuous white coin-like mark on the wing that is visible in flight.
- Eyrystomus orientalis, family Coraciidae
- Dollarbirds readily take to nestboxes but our experience with dollarbird breeding is not large.
- Various subspecies of the dollarbird have evolved in some parts of its range.
- Shamas, barbets, dollarbirds, bee-eaters, coucals, parakeets, pittas, shrikes, bulbuls - birds of every shape and variety, common or rare are to be found in some part of Pulau Ubin.
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