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hoazin


hoazin


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hoazin  \Hoa"zin\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  remarkable  South  American  bird  ({Opisthocomus  cristatus}); 
  the  crested  touraco.  By  some  zo["o]logists  it  is  made  the 
  type  of  a  distinct  order  ({Opisthocomi}).