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(also racquet-tail)


  • 1A South American hummingbird with long racket-shaped tail feathers.
    • Genera Ocreatus and Loddigesia, family Trochilidae: two species
  • 1.1Any of a number of other birds, in particular certain parrots, drongos, and motmots, with racket-shaped tails.

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