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Definition of the noun Parotia

What does Parotia mean as a name of something?

Parotia is a genus of Paradisaeidae, described by Vieillot in 1816.

Parotia is a species of Paradisaeidae.

Phrases with Parotia

Phrases starting with the word Parotia:

  1. Parotia carolae
  2. Parotia helenae
  3. Parotia lawesii
  4. Parotia wahnesi
  5. Parotia sefilata
  6. Parotia Berlepschi
  7. Parotia Carolae Meeki
  8. Parotia Carolae Carolae
  9. Parotia Lawesii Helenae
  10. Parotia Lawesii Lawesii

Phrases ending with the word Parotia:

  1. genus Parotia
  2. Eastern Parotia
  3. Lawes's Parotia
  4. Western Parotia
  5. Carola's Parotia
  6. Wahnes's Parotia

Other phrases containing the word Parotia:

  1. species Parotia carolae
  2. species Parotia helenae
  3. species Parotia lawesii
  4. species Parotia wahnesi

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Parotia

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Google previewWork Squad (2011)

Nature's Showmen by Shruti Sharma

', Haj—'51¢: StRaNoe BiRD The Carola's Parotia is a type of bird of paradise. Birds of paradise are beautiful but strange birds. Crows and jays are ...


is about 9 inches long, and principally characterized by the fine red color of the sub- axillary feathers, and the two long, slender, rib- Gold-breasted Bird of Paradise (Parotia sexpennis). bon-like shafts. — Since the time of Linnaeus the genus ...

Google previewHelm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names (2010)

by James A. Jobling

pseudoparotia Gr. pseudos false; genus Parotia Vieillot, 1816, parotia ( subsp.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Schleelia wilsoni, Diphyllodes speciosa, Parotia serpennis, and £ atra are other leading species. The name is also given to a few species which are excluded from the technical definition of Paradiseidae (which see). (b) In astron., a southern ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

parotid Parotia (pa-ro'ti-S), «. [NL., < L. parotis, the parotid gland : see parotis.] A genus of paradise-birds of the family Paradiseidie, founded by Vieillot in 1816. The species Is P. sexpennis, the six-shafted bird of paradise, so called from ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1906)

a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge with a new atlas of the world by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

parotid Parotia (pa-ro'ti-a), n. [NL., < L. parotis, the parotid gland : see parotis .] A genus of paradise-birds of the family Paradiseidie, founded by Vieillot in 1816 . The species Is P. sexpennis, the six-shafted bird of paradise, so called from ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; or, universal dictionary of knowledge, on an original plan: comprising the twofold advantage of a philosophical and an alphabetical arrangement, with appropriate engravings (1845)

Edited by Edw. Smedley, Hugh Jam. Rose, and H. John Rose. (Text: voll. XXVI. Plates: voll. III. Index

Î98 Parotia ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)


Parotia, xxiii. 67 Parque, Duke del, ...

Google previewMedical Lexicon (1839)

by Robley Dunglison

Ourle, Parotia. Ous, Ear. Outre mer. Lapis lazuli. Ouverture cadavirique , Autopsia cadavc- rica. Ovarium Nabothi, Nabothi glandulte. Overo butua ...

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Parotia wahnesi

Parotia wahnesi
Ibis. ser.9, v 5 (1911)

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Small photo of PAPUA NEW GUINEA - CIRCA 1991: A stamp printed in Papua New Guinea shows a bird, parotia carolae, circa 1991

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Scrabble value of P3A1R1O1T1I1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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