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Dodo

Dodo (Raphus cucullatus), extinct turkey-sized flightless bird with strong legs and a big bill, formerly found on the island of Mauritius. The last dodo died around 1681, but a few stuffed birds and skeletons can be seen in museums.

See also: Tanzania.

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