large-tailed nightjar

/ladʒ-teɪld ˈnaɪtdʒa/ (say lahj-tayld 'nuytjah)

noun
a small nightjar, Caprimulgus macrurus, of Asia, New Guinea and northern Australia; axebird.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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