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mynah:

see mynamyna
or mynah
, common name for any of a number of species of Asian starlings found chiefly in India and Sri Lanka, some of which are known for vocal mimicry. Most familiar is the hill myna, Gracula religiosa, a large (12–15 in.
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mynah

, myna
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
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The results of the Palawan hill mynah were read by comparing the shade of gray of the rest result with the CombScale card.
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Anyway, he goes on: "Sadly those cheeky chappies passed away a number of years ago and the behaviour of the new mynah birds has been impeccable.
I became certain that she would never forgive me for having identified her with the mynah bird.
Attention," the mynah chanted in ironical confirmation.
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It is here that she can hear the hill mynah trill, her warble piping through the dense sal and moist teak forest.
While, he continued, business of exotic species like colourful parrots, sparrows and some local birds like mynah, quail, pigeon is allowed.
The species in the enclosure include the kingfisher, the rose-ringed parakeet, the red whiskered bulbul, babbler, red vented, the white browed bulbul, Alexandrine parakeet, common mynah, hoope, rock pigeon, blue lovebirds, budgerigars, and partridges apart from scores of peacocks and parrots.