Kirumbo
Kirumbo Ki*rum"bo, n. (Zo["o]l.) A bird of Madagascar ({Leptosomus discolor}), the only living type of a family allied to the rollers. It has a pair of loral plumes. The male is glossy green above, with metallic reflections; the female is spotted with brown and black. [1913 Webster]

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  • Leptosomus discolor — Kirumbo Ki*rum bo, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A bird of Madagascar ({Leptosomus discolor}), the only living type of a family allied to the rollers. It has a pair of loral plumes. The male is glossy green above, with metallic reflections; the female is spotted …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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