Kivikivi

Ki`vi`ki´vi


n.1.(Zool.) Any species of Apteryx, esp. Apteryx australis; - so called in imitation of its notes. More commonly called kiwi. See Apteryx.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive ?
There's a handful of four-letter substitutions: BEEBEE / BOOBOO, KAKKAK / TAT-TAT / WAW-WAW, KAVAKAVA / KIVIKIVI, PIRIPIRI / POROPORO / PURUPURU, and PRIBBLE-PRABBLE / PRITTLE-PRATTLE.