Sentence Examples


  • Starting with the kiwi and cassowary, people have got into the habit of confounding flightless with wingless conditions.
  • CASSOWARY (Casuarius), a genus of struthious birds, only inferior in size to the emeu and ostrich, and, according to Sir R.
  • The common cassowary (Casuarius galeatus) stands 5 ft.
  • He judged that the same would be the case with the cassowary and the emeu, which, with the two forms mentioned above, made up the whole of the " Oiseaux anomaux" whose existence was then generally acknowledged.
  • The mooruk, or Bennett's cassowary (Casuarius Bennettii), is a shorter and more robust bird, approaching in the thickness of its legs to the moas.
 

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