Definition of fruitcrow in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfruːtkrəʊ/


A large tropical American cotinga with mainly black or red and black plumage.
  • Family Cotingidae: four genera and species
Example sentences
  • The female fruitcrow is totally black, with a white bill, like the bill of the male.
  • After pointing out the green oropendolas and purple-throated fruitcrows to the ladies we continued again to the savannah behind the forest.
  • Awaken to a tropical chorus of motmots, toucans, and fruitcrows.
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