storm bird

/ˈstɔm bɜd/ (say 'stawm berd)

noun Chiefly Qld and NSW
any bird which migrates to a particular region before the onset of the wet season, as the koel or the channel-billed cuckoo.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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