Associations to the word «Dacelo»

Wiktionary

DACELO, proper noun. A taxonomic genus within the family Alcedinidae   — the kookaburra.
DACELO NOVAEGUINEAE, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Alcedinidae   — kookaburra.

Dictionary definition

DACELO, noun. Australasian kingfishers.

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