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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Type genus of the African ostriches.

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  • The ostrich, also known as Struthio camelus, is the largest type of bird in the world, often weighing more than 400 pounds (181.4 kg), and standing as tall as 8.9 feet...
  • The most prominent bird found in the desert is the ostrich (Struthio camelus).
  • The only large animal to inhabit the pan itself is ostrich (Struthio camelus).
  • On the plains, ostrich Struthio camelus seem fairly common, moving to woodland to lay their eggs. for more
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