Native turkey

(Zool.) the Australian bustard (Choriotis australis); - called also bebilya.

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Sherif had arrived in the US from his native Turkey in 1929 at the age of 23, and ended up at Columbia University in New York City.
The restaurateur was hardly a nobody before: He runs the popular Nusr-Et Steakhouse chain in his native Turkey, along with two restaurants in the UAE, at the Four Seasons Resort on Jumeirah Beach Road in Dubai and a new branch at The Galleria on Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi.
A MAN who triggered a security alert at Manchester Airport after being caught with 10 bullets has escaped jail after claiming they were from 'gunfire celebrations' at a wedding in his native Turkey.
New York Knicks center Enes Kanter could face four years in prison in his native Turkey for insulting the country's leader.
I'm not used to receiving lectures about morality from a leader who bombs Kurdish villages in his native Turkey, who jails journalists, helps Iran go around international sanctions and who helps terrorists, including in Gaza, kill innocent people," Netanyahu said.
Last November he underwent his formal interview to be given asylum in the UK and told officials he wasn't being persecuted in his native Turkey, but simply wanted to live in Britain "for a better life".
Founder Umut Euzkanca wanted to open a restaurant from his native Turkey and create a brand from the Middle Eastern region that could have the same impact as Japanese restaurant, Nobu.
Orhan Pamuk, Nobel Prize-winning novelist, explored the attraction and repulsion between East and West in his native Turkey.
Muhannad" will be holding a grand wedding ceremony in his native Turkey later this summer.
He also played six games on loan with Cambridge before returning to his native Turkey to play for 1461 Trabzon.
Sarkis officially represents his native Turkey but he represents much more than that.
In April last year, Saki aACAyThe Rebel' was crowned the inaugural Glory Light Heavyweight Champion in his native Turkey when he disposed of Australia's Nathan Corbett in the semi-finals and then Tyrone Spong in the final of Glory 15: Istanbul -- Light Heavyweight World Championship Tournament.