stork (English)
Contributed by: Anup Raj Hazarika on 2022-09-13
Ref: অসম চৰকাৰৰ প্ৰশাসনীয় পৰিভাষা
1. Bird(Proper Noun-Common) a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It is a resident breeder in southern Asia from India east to southern China and Java. This is a huge bird, typically 110-120 cm (43-48 in) tall, weighing about 5 kg (11 lbs) and has a 210 cm (83 in) wingspan. It is, however, the smallest member of the Leptoptilos genus. Its upper body and wings are black, but the belly and undertail are white. The head and neck are bare like those of a vulture. The pale bill is long and thick. Juveniles are a duller version of the adult. ভাৰতবৰ্ষৰ পৰা দক্ষিণ চীন আৰু ইন্দোনেছিয়ালৈকে দক্ষিণ এছিয়াৰ উপলভ্য এক ডাঙৰ চৰাই। ইহঁতৰ ডিঙি আৰু মূৰত শগুনৰ নিচিনাকৈ কোনো পাখি নাথাকে; শৰীৰৰ ওপৰ অংশ আৰু ডেউকা কেইখন ক`লা কিন্তু পেট আৰু তলৰ অংশ বগা।