SarupetaSarva Shiksha Abhiyan

Sarus Crane (English) [ IPA: [Sarus] ˈkreɪn ASM: চাৰুচ ক্ৰেন]
Contributed by: Bikram M Baruah on 2009-11-24
1. Bird(Common Noun) a large, stately bird and a medium-sized crane at 100-130 cm (40-52 in) long, with a 180-240 cm (71-96 in) wingspan and a weight of 4.5-6 kg (10-13.2 lbs). It is grey with a white facial streak and a bunch of black wing plumes. Adults have a red crown patch. It has a loud trumpeting call, given in flight and display. It has a dancing display, leaping with wings uplifted. It breeds in wetlands in northern parts of Europe and Asia.

Contributed by: Bikram M Baruah on 2009-10-09
2. Bird(Common Noun-Common) a kind of bird allied to the heron. বগলীৰ দৰে দীঘল ডিঙি থকা এবিধ মাছ খোৱা চৰাই৷