lowan


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

lowan

(ˈləʊən)
n
(Animals) Austral another name for mallee fowl
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lowan - Australian mound birdlowan - Australian mound bird; incubates eggs naturally in sandy mounds
megapode, mound bird, mound-bird, scrub fowl, mound builder - large-footed short-winged birds of Australasia; build mounds of decaying vegetation to incubate eggs
genus Leipoa - mallee fowl
mallee hen - adult female mallee fowl
References in periodicals archive ?
Member for Lowan Emma Kealy has joined mobsters mate Matthew Guy and her Liberal and National colleagues to abandon some of the states most vulnerable workers, opposing ground-breaking Andrews Labor Government legislation to stop exploitation in the Victorian labour hire industry.
Canopy is the main habitat for energy assimilation and primary productivity in forests (Lowman & Nadkarni 1995, Lowan 2009) rich in resources and primary consumers (Basset et al.
Hicks y Lowan (1976) aplican el algoritmo CRAFT para resolver dicho problema.
Before magistrates at Merthyr Tydfil, Daniel Bentley, 19, of Rhodfa'r Pant, Pant, admitted sending malicious texts to Lowan Smith on August 1.
Somewhere lurking in the field for the Fort Smith Classic could be the next Zach Johnson, the lowan who last month won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial and captured the 2007 green jacket by winning The Masters.
The group chose its 2010 Fest, held in Des Moines, Iowa, the last weekend in February, to let USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack, a native lowan and former governor of the state, announce a new Conservation Reserve Program sign-up, the first in four years.
The Member for the western rural seat of Lowan, Robert Stanley, often voiced anti-motorist sentiments, notwithstanding his association with the governing 'Ministerialists'.
He married Sonja Lowan on June 16, 1963, in Springfield.
Lowan, employed mathematicians and a large number of additional staff to carry out the necessary computations by hand.
Similarly, ecological contrast is exemplified by the dominance of the lowan (mallee fowl) in the country of the mallee scrub, and the dominance of the Murray cod for the people of the river.
She was married in Ghana to a fellow lowan and they honeymooned in Kenya.