Kakapo
Kakapo Ka`ka*po", n. (Zo["o]l.) A singular nocturnal parrot ({Strigops habroptilus}), native of New Zealand. It lives in holes during the day, but is active at night. It resembles an owl in its colors and general appearance. It has large wings, but can fly only a short distance. Called also {owl parrot}, {night parrot}, and {night kaka}. [1913 Webster]

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  • kakapo — /kah keuh poh /, n., pl. kakapos / pohz /. a large, almost flightless nocturnal parrot, Strigops habroptilus, of New Zealand: an endangered species. [1835 45; < Maori kakapo (kaka KAKA + po night)] * * * ▪ bird also called  owl parrot  … …   Universalium

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