an American swift, Chateura pelagica, which often builds its nest in an unused chimney.
a North American swift, Chaetura pelagica, that nests in chimneys and similar hollows
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[chimp] /tʃɪmp/ noun, Informal. 1. . /tʃɪmp/ noun 1. (informal) short for chimpanzee
[chim-pan-zee, chim-pan-zee] /ˌtʃɪm pænˈzi, tʃɪmˈpæn zi/ noun 1. a large, somewhat arboreal anthropoid ape, Pan troglodytes, of equatorial Africa, having a brown-to-black coat, a relatively hairless face with a rounded muzzle, prominent ears, and hands adapted for knuckle-walking, noted for its intelligence and humanlike behavior: now greatly reduced in number and threatened with extinction in […]
[chee-moo] /tʃiˈmu/ noun, plural Chimus (especially collectively) Chimu. 1. a member of an Amerindian people inhabiting the northern coast of Peru and having a highly developed urban culture that lasted until its destruction by the Incas. 2. the language of this people. adjective 3. of, relating to, or characteristic of the Chimu, their language, or […]