Hoopoe

Definition of Hoopoe

Hoop´oe
n.1.(Zool.) A European bird of the genus Upupa (Upupa epops), having a beautiful crest, which it can erect or depress at pleasure, and a slender down-curving bill. Called also hoop, whoop. The name is also applied to several other species of the same genus and allied genera.

Related Words

coraciiform bird, Euopean hoopoe, family Upupidae, hoopoo, Upupa epops, Upupidae
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