|(Zool.)||a small Australian parrakeet (Euphema petrophila), which nests in holes among the rocks of high cliffs. Its general color is yellowish olive green; a frontal band and the outer edge of the wing quills are deep blue, and the central tail feathers bluish green.|
See also: Rock
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.