Avadavat definition

avədəvat
A small waxbill (Estrilda amandava) of Southeast Asia, kept as a caged bird for its singing ability.
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Any of various estrildid finches of the genus Amandava.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of avadavat - amaduvad

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
avadavat
Plural:
avadavats

Origin of avadavat

  • From the city Ahmadabad, source of the earliest specimens of Amandava amandava to be scientifically described.

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