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myna (ˈmaɪnə) 

Definitions

noun

  1. = mynah

mynah or myna (ˈmaɪnə Pronunciation for )

Definitions

noun

  1. any of various tropical Asian starlings of the genera Acridotheres, Gracula, etc, esp G. religiosa (see hill mynah), some of which can mimic human speech

Word Origin

C18: from Hindi mainā, from Sanskrit madana

Example Sentences Including 'myna'

Among the main offenders are rabbits, feral pigs and dogs, cats and goats, foxes, mice, cane toads, myna birds and European carp.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2004)

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