Definition of lory in English:
noun (plural lories)
A small Australasian and SE Asian parrot with a brush-tipped tongue for feeding on nectar and pollen, having mainly green plumage with patches of bright colour. Called lorikeet in Australia.
late 17th century: from Malay lūrī.
Definition of lory in:
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