from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A notable genus of old-world sturnoid passerine birds, founded by Vieillot in 1816; the minas or mina-birds, several species of which are among the commonest and most characteristic birds of India and zoölogically related countries.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a genus of birds comprising the mynas.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun mynas


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