Giant heron

(Zool.) a very large African heron (Ardeomega goliath). It is the largest heron known.

See also: Giant

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He bounced back from the scandal - and a near collapse of his business prompted by a US asset crash in the 1990s - and is now known as much for his property giant Heron International, bountiful charity work and for being the uncle of chart-topping musician Mark Ronson.
TV cameras will nest along the river like giant herons, the still water will be cut into so many slices by a flotilla of launches.