Agamis
Agami Ag"a*mi ([a^]g"[.a]*m[=e]), n.; pl. {Agamis} ([a^]g"[.a]*m[=e]z). [F. agami, fr. the native name.] (Zo["o]l.) A South American bird ({Psophia crepitans}), allied to the cranes, and easily domesticated; -- called also the {gold-breasted trumpeter}. Its body is about the size of the pheasant. See {Trumpeter}. [1913 Webster]

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  • agami — [ agami ] n. m. • 1664; mot caraïbe ♦ Zool. Oiseau échassier (gruiformes) d Amérique du Sud, au plumage noir et roux, appelé oiseau trompette à cause du cri particulier du mâle. ⊗ HOM. Agamie. ● agami nom masculin (mot caraïbe) Oiseau gruiforme… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Agami — Psophiidae Psophiidés Agamis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Agami (oiseau) — Psophiidae Psophiidés Agamis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Psophia — Psophiidae Psophiidés Agamis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Psophiidé — Psophiidae Psophiidés Agamis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Psophiidés — Psophiidae Psophiidés Agamis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • gruiforme — ● gruiforme nom masculin (latin grus, gruis, grue) Nom d ordre des oiseaux tels que les grues, les agamis, les râles, les poules d eau, les grébifoulques, les kagous, les outardes. ● gruiforme (synonymes) nom masculin (latin grus, gruis, grue)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Agami — Ag a*mi ([a^]g [.a]*m[=e]), n.; pl. {Agamis} ([a^]g [.a]*m[=e]z). [F. agami, fr. the native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A South American bird ({Psophia crepitans}), allied to the cranes, and easily domesticated; called also the {gold breasted trumpeter}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gold-breasted trumpeter — Agami Ag a*mi ([a^]g [.a]*m[=e]), n.; pl. {Agamis} ([a^]g [.a]*m[=e]z). [F. agami, fr. the native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A South American bird ({Psophia crepitans}), allied to the cranes, and easily domesticated; called also the {gold breasted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Psophia crepitans — Agami Ag a*mi ([a^]g [.a]*m[=e]), n.; pl. {Agamis} ([a^]g [.a]*m[=e]z). [F. agami, fr. the native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A South American bird ({Psophia crepitans}), allied to the cranes, and easily domesticated; called also the {gold breasted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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