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ostrichnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɔ·strɪtʃ, ˈɑs·trɪtʃ/
a very ​largebird from Africa that has a ​longneck and ​longlegs and cannot ​fly
(Definition of ostrich from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ostrich”
in Korean 타조…
in Arabic نَعامة…
in Malaysian burung unta…
in French autruche…
in Russian страус…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥, 鴕鳥…
in Italian struzzo…
in Turkish devekuşu…
in Polish struś…
in Spanish avestruz…
in Vietnamese đà điều châu Phi…
in Portuguese avestruz…
in Thai นกกระจอกเทศ…
in German der Strauß…
in Catalan estruç…
in Japanese ダチョウ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟, 鸵鸟…
in Indonesian burung unta…
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