black cuckoo


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black cuckoo

n
(Animals) Austral another name for koel
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However, as this is the time for cuckoos and crows alike to lay and hatch their eggs, so day-long duel between black cuckoo and black crow keep continue.
Migrant birds also come through like the Eurasian bee-eater, Willow warbler, African pygmy kingfisher, and black cuckoo shrike.
Was there a black cuckoo at the heart of the day?" Consider this passage closely--it plays with the notion of "opposites" (night and day, man and woman, flower and muck); suggests that "opposition" is, perhaps, a matter of perspective.