Attagas
Attagas At"ta*gas, Attagen At"ta*gen, n. [L. attagen a kind of bird, Gr. ?, ?.] (Zo["o]l.) A species of sand grouse ({Syrrghaptes Pallasii}) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe. [1913 Webster]

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  • Attagen — Attagas At ta*gas, Attagen At ta*gen, n. [L. attagen a kind of bird, Gr. ?, ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) A species of sand grouse ({Syrrghaptes Pallasii}) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Syrrghaptes Pallasii — Attagas At ta*gas, Attagen At ta*gen, n. [L. attagen a kind of bird, Gr. ?, ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) A species of sand grouse ({Syrrghaptes Pallasii}) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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