Definition of Parakeet. Meaning of Parakeet. Synonyms of Parakeet

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Definition of Parakeet

Parakeet
Parakeet Par"a*keet`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Parrakeet.
Parakeet
Parrakeet Par"ra*keet`, Parakeet Par"a*keet`, n. [See Paroquet.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small parrots having a graduated tail, which is frequently very long; -- called also paroquet and paraquet. Note: Many of the Asiatic and Australian species belong to the genus Paleornis; others belong to Polytelis, Platycercus, Psephotus, Euphema, and allied genera. The American parrakeets mostly belong to the genus Conurus, as the Carolina parrakeet (C. Carolinensis).

Meaning of Parakeet from wikipedia

- A parakeet is any one of many small to medium-sized species of parrot, in multiple genera, that generally has long tail feathers. The name parakeet is...
- The rose-ringed parakeet (Psittacula krameri), also known as the ring-necked parakeet (more commonly known as the Indian ringneck parrot), is a medium-sized...
- The Alexandrine parakeet (Psittacula eupatria), also known as the Alexandrine parrot, is a medium-sized parrot in the genus Psittacula of the family Psittaculidae...
- -⁠ə-ree-; Melopsittacus undulatus), also known as the common parakeet or s**** parakeet, is a small, long-tailed, seed-eating parrot usually nicknamed...
- The monk parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus), also known as the Quaker parrot, is a species of true parrot in the family Psittacidae. It is a small, bright-green...
- The Carolina parakeet (Conuropsis carolinensis), or Carolina conure, is an extinct species of small green neotropical parrot with a bright yellow head...
- The sun parakeet (Aratinga solstitialis), also known in aviculture as the sun conure, is a medium-sized, vibrantly colored parrot native to northeastern...
- The echo parakeet (Psittacula eques) is a species of parrot endemic to the Mascarene Islands of Mauritius and formerly Réunion. It is the only living native...
- The green-ch****ed parakeet or green-ch****ed conure (Pyrrhura molinae) is a small parrot of the genus Pyrrhura, which is part of a long-tailed group of...
- The Sinú parakeet (Pyrrhura subandina) is a species of parrot in the family Psittacidae. It is only known with certainty from the Sinú Valley in northern...