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Definition of Lories

Lories
Lory Lo"ry, n.; pl. Lories. [Hind. & Malay. l[=u]r[=i], n[=u]r[=i].] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of many species of small parrots of the family Trichoglossid[ae], generally having the tongue papillose at the tip, and the mandibles straighter and less toothed than in common parrots. They are found in the East Indies, Australia, New Guinea, and the adjacent islands. They feed mostly on soft fruits and on the honey of flowers. Note: The lory, or louri, of South Africa is the white-crested plantain eater or turacou. See Turacou.

Meaning of Lories from wikipedia

- species with short blunt tails are generally referred to as "lories". Traditionally, lories and lorikeets have either been classified as the subfamily,...
- In the wild, lories eat nectar, pollen, fruits, and occasional insects. As pets they should be fed a good formulated diet. Smaller lories should be fed...
- Loredana "Lory" Del Santo (born 28 September 1958) is an Italian actress. Lory Del Santo was born in Povegliano Veronese, near Verona, into an indigent...
- plant material. A few species sometimes eat animals and carrion, while the lories and lorikeets are specialised for feeding on floral nectar and soft fruits...
- The chattering lory (Lorius garrulus) is a forest-dwelling parrot endemic to North Maluku, Indonesia. It is considered vulnerable, the main threat being...
- dusky-orange lory. It is found in New Guinea and the offs**** islands of Batanta, Salawati and Yapen. They are also known as "banded lories" or "duskies"...
- cardinal lories to be exported to the United States. However, because of the Wild Bird Conservation Act in 1992, the exportation of cardinal lories from the...
- The black lory (Chalcopsitta atra) also known as rajah lory or red-quilled lory is a medium-sized, blackish parrot with black bill, dark grey feet and...
- A Lory is a small to medium-sized arboreal parrot. Lory may also refer to: Al De Lory (1930–2012), an American record producer, arranger, conductor and...
- The black-capped lory (Lorius lory) also known as western black-capped lory or the tricolored lory, is a parrot found in New Guinea and adjacent smaller...