from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the type genus of the Cracidae; curassows.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of birds of the family Cracidæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus of the Cracidae: curassows
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Dis is becauz Mac users has plenty fruit and no control LOL how I crax my self ups sum timz.
John called it the crested curassow -- the _crax alector_.
Another species (the crax globicera) inhabits the Upper Amazon, and possesses a round instead of a bean-shaped excrescence on the beak.