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fig parrot Line breaks: fig par¦rot

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noun

A very small short-tailed Australasian parrot, with mainly green plumage and a coloured head, feeding on soft fruit. Also called lorilet.
  • Genera Opopsitta and Psittaculirostris, family Psittacidae: five species

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