chauna
Chaja Cha"ja, n. [Native name.] (Zo["o]l.) The crested screamer of Brazil ({Palamedea chavaria} syn. {Chauna chavaria}), so called in imitation of its notes; -- called also {chauna}, and {faithful kamichi}. It is often domesticated and is useful in guarding other poultry. See {Kamichi}. [1913 Webster] ||

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