Definition of kokako in English:

kokako

Line breaks: ko|kako
Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːkakəʊ/

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noun (plural kokakos)

  • A large New Zealand wattlebird with dark blue-grey plumage, a black downcurved bill, and two blue or orange wattles.
    • Callaeas cinerea, family Callaeidae

Origin

late 19th century: from Maori.

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