a black-and-white gooselike bird, Anseranas semipalmatus, of Australia, believed to be the most primitive waterfowl in existence.
a large black-and-white goose, Anseranas semipalmata, of N Australia and adjacent islands
noun 1. a black-and-white pied bird, Grallina cyanoleuca, inhabiting areas near water in Australia and southern New Guinea. noun 1. a common black-and-white bird of Australia, Grallina cyanoleuca, that builds a mud nest Also called peewee
- Magpie moth
noun 1. a geometrid moth, Abraxas grossulariata, showing variable patterning in black on white or yellow, whose looper larvae attack currant and gooseberry bushes. The paler clouded magpie is A. sylvata 2. small magpie, an unrelated micro, Eurrhypara hortulata
abbreviation 1. Master of Agriculture Master of Agriculture
“Barbary,” from Arabic Maghrib, literally “the west,” from gharaba “(the sun) has set.”