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  1. sacred ibis, Threskiornis aethiopica(noun)

    African ibis venerated by ancient Egyptians


  1. sacred ibis(Noun)

    A species of wading bird of the ibis family, Threskiornithidae, which breeds in sub-Saharan Africa, SE Iraq and formerly in Egypt, where it was venerated and often mummified as a symbol of the god Thoth; Threskiornis aethiopicus.

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