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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A former Portuguese province on the south coast of China and two islands in the South China Sea.

Usage examples (31)
  • Scarlet and great green macaws (Ara macao, A. ambigua) nest in the lowland forests.
  • It is de rigueur, my dear; and they play billiards as they used to play macao and hazard in
  • According to Renton, six species of macaw occur in the lowland forest, Ara ararauna, A. chloroptera, A. macao, A. severa, and A. manilata.
  • The island is also a refuge for birds which have almost disappeared from mainland Panama such as the crested eagle Morphnus guianensis and the scarlet macaw Ara macao. for more
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