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[zhah-suh-nah, jah-] /ˌʒɑ səˈnɑ, ˌdʒɑ-/

any of several tropical, ploverlike, aquatic birds of the family Jacanidae, most of them having extremely long toes and claws for walking on floating water plants.
/ˌʒɑːsəˈnɑː; ˌdʒæ-/
any bird of the family Jacanidae, of tropical and subtropical marshy regions, having long legs and very long toes that enable walking on floating plants: order Charadriiformes Also called lily-trotter


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