Mino bird

mino bird

(Science: zoology) An Asiatic bird (Gracula musica), allied to the starlings. It is black, with a white spot on the wings, and a pair of flat yellow wattles on the head. It is often tamed and taught to pronounce words.

Origin: Hind. Maina.

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