Alcedo ispida
Alcedo Al*ce"do, n. [L., equiv. to Gr. ?. See {Halcyon}.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of perching birds, including the European kingfisher ({Alcedo ispida}). See {Halcyon}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Alcedo ispida — Kingfisher King fish er (k[i^]ng f[i^]sh [ e]r), n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of birds constituting the family {Alcedinid[ae]}. Most of them feed upon fishes which they capture by diving and seizing them with the beak; others feed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alcedo — Al*ce do, n. [L., equiv. to Gr. ?. See {Halcyon}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of perching birds, including the European kingfisher ({Alcedo ispida}). See {Halcyon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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