sulphur-crested cockatoo

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sulphur-crested cockatoo

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(Animals) a large Australian white parrot, Kakatoe galerita, with a yellow erectile crest. Also called: white cockatoo
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Noun1.sulphur-crested cockatoo - white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crestsulphur-crested cockatoo - white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crest
cockatoo - white or light-colored crested parrot of the Australian region; often kept as cage birds
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The new corporate image features a sulphur crested cockatoo on aircraft livery and logo.
They ignored the less expensive creatures, taking Holly, a sulphur crested cockatoo worth pounds 1,400, and Percy, an African grey parrot worth pounds 850.
They stole his Lesser Sulphur Crested Cockatoo, called Bluey, from a bush at a car boot sale in the Clyde Valley just over a month ago.