Associations to the word «Cacatua»

Wiktionary

CACATUA, proper noun. A taxonomic genus within the family Cacatuidae   — certain cockatoos.
CACATUA ALBA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the white cockatoo.
CACATUA DUCORPSII, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the Solomons cockatoo.
CACATUA GALERITA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the sulphur-crested cockatoo.
CACATUA GOFFINIANA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the Tanimbar corella.
CACATUA HAEMATUROPYGIA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the red-vented cockatoo.
CACATUA MOLUCCENSIS, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — salmon-crested cockatoo.
CACATUA OPHTHALMICA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the blue-eyed cockatoo.
CACATUA PASTINATOR, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the western corella.
CACATUA SANGUINEA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the little corella.
CACATUA SULPHUREA, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — yellow-crested cockatoo.
CACATUA TENUIROSTRIS, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Cacatuidae   — the long-billed corella.

Dictionary definition

CACATUA, noun. A genus of Psittacidae.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats