ostrich

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈɒs.trɪt͡ʃ/ or /ˈɒs.trɪd͡ʒ/; enPR: ŏs'trĭch or ŏs'trĭj
  • (US) IPA: /ˈɔs.trɪt͡ʃ/ or /ˈɑs.trɪt͡ʃ/ or /ˈɔs.trɪd͡ʒ/ or /ˈɑs.trɪd͡ʒ/; enPR: ôs'trĭch or ŏs'trĭch or ôs'trĭj or ŏs'trĭj
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Noun[change]

Singular
ostrich

Plural
ostriches

An ostrich.
  1. (countable) An ostrich is a large bird that cannot fly.
    The ostrich can run up to speeds of 70 kilometres per hour.