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magpie lark Line breaks: mag¦pie lark

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Definition of magpie lark in English:

noun

A common ground-dwelling Australian songbird with black-and-white plumage, long legs, and a loud piping call. Also called peewee.
  • Grallina cyanoleuca, family Grallinidae

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