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rhea
American English: /ˈriə/
British English: /ˈriːə/

Translation of rhea in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • He saw the common rhea - an ostrichlike bird - living in Argentina.
    • The park is home to 105 species of birds ranging from condors and austral parakeets to rheas - the South American ostriches.
    • For six hours we speed through sensational country, looking out for dolphins in the Straits of Magellan, and rheas, South American ostriches, as we cross the Patagonian steppe.

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