kamichi

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French kamichi, from earlier kamityi. Borrowed from an indigenous language of the Caribbean.

NounEdit

kamichi (plural kamichis)

  1. A South American bird with a long, slender, horn-like ornament on its head and two sharp spurs on each wing, the horned screamer, Anhima cornuta.

TranslationsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for kamichi in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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