A pet hill myna in a cage.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
an Asiatic myna bird (Gracula religiosa) with the ability to mimic human speech: often kept as a pet
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
An Asian starling (Gracula religiosa) having the capacity to mimic human speech and often kept as a pet.