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ibisPart of speech: Noun Usage examples "ibis":
- The first notice of its nidification I am acquainted with is contained in the following brief note by Captain Bulger, which appeared in 'The Ibis. - "The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1", Allan O. Hume.
- In the line below is seen a man making an offering, and behind him is a bull running over undulating ground into a net stretched between two poles, while at the end, standing upon a shrine, is a bird, which appears to be the ibis of Thot. - "History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12)", S. Rappoport.
- Hooked in its band was a trout- fly, a red ibis, some souvenir, perhaps, of the cool woods that he loved, and which brought back to him the clearer the happy, careless days which might never be his again. - "The Underdog", F. Hopkinson Smith.