mynah bird


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Noun1.mynah bird - tropical Asian starlingsmynah bird - tropical Asian starlings    
starling - gregarious birds native to the Old World
Acridotheres tristis, crested myna - dark brown crested bird of southeastern Asia
grackle, Gracula religiosa, hill myna, Indian grackle - glossy black Asiatic starling often taught to mimic speech
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Among the obstructions is the eccentric Miss Mayhew - played by Liverpool actress Eileen O'Brien, and her pet Tom the Mynah Bird, voiced by the legendary Ken Dodd.
music clubs, go-go girls at the Mynah Bird, Gordon Lightfoot at the Riverboat, Carly Simon and Buffy Sainte-Marie at the Purple Onion.
In the 1970s she lived with her mother in Nuneaton, her mum had a mynah bird.
One woman told us that when she was young her first boyfriend and his mynah bird moved into her bedsit.
Garrett Phelan is an avid birdwatcher, and his recent exhibition, "The Last Broadcast Revelations," drew on both folklore and ornithology in its depiction of the mynah bird as a prophet.
London, July 27 (ANI): The owner of a mynah bird in China has revealed that his pet bird has become so much addicted to smoking that it starts pestering him for a fag first thing in the morning.
Rosko even had a special sidekick - a mynah bird called Alfie.
As per the preliminary data, the main concerns are invasive species such as the mynah bird from Asia, the Prosopis juliflora (mesquite tree) from Central and South America, and the Australian redback spider which is a major problem in housing development projects.
Picture from the Geoff Charles, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; Georgie the mynah bird lived at Ruthin Castle pub in Mold and was photographed with licensee Alan Bell on January 7 1977.
He is a professional mynah bird, a mimic, an impressionist and voice actor.
Characters over 70 are now as rare as a sighting of the Mynah Bird in Cwmderi.