Word of the day:Cockatoo

Say it:ka-ke-ˌtu

Part of speech: Noun

Definition: A type of large parrot from Australia that has a large colorful bunch of feathers on top of its head.

Etymology: Malay

Synonyms: Parrot, Cacatua

Use in a sentence: On Cockatoo Island, a few miles west of the city, the government have two large dry docks, the Fitzroy dock, 450 ft.
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