Definition of Cotingas

1. Noun. (plural of cotinga) ¹



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Definition of Cotingas

1. cotinga [n] - See also: cotinga

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cotingas

cothurn
cothurnal
cothurni
cothurns
cothurnus
coticular
cotidal
cotija
cotilion
cotillion
cotillions
cotillon
cotillons
coting
cotinga
cotingas (current term)
cotinine
cotinines
cotisations
cotise
cotised
cotises
cotising
cotland
cotlands
cotoneaster
cotoneasters
cotquean
cotqueanity
cotqueans

Literary usage of Cotingas

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1. North American Birds Eggs by Chester Albert Reed (1904)
"... largely composed of shreds of grayish bark and lichens. Their eggs are like many others of the Hummers. PERCHING BIRDS. Order XVII. PASSERES. cotingas. ..."

2. Roraima and British Guiana: With a Glance at Bermuda, the West Indies, and by John Whetham Boddam-Whetham (1879)
"... CREEK— cotingas—SAVANNA INDIANS—A WATER LABYRINTH—AMUSING SCENES—END OP NAVIGATION. AS the Captain did not arrive at the appointed time with the ..."

3. Elements of Ornithology: Prepared for the Use of Schools and Colleges by William Samuel Waithman Ruschenberger, Henri Milne-Edwards, Achille Comté (1845)
"Shrikes—Flycatchers,— cotingas.— Blackbirds.— Thrushes. — Water-thrushes. —Orioles.—Lyres. — Warblers, (such as the Nightingales, Linnets, and Wrens. ..."

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