[ ɡˈalɪnjˌuːl], [ ɡˈalɪnjˌuːl], [ ɡ_ˈa_l_ɪ_n_j_ˌuː_l]
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How to use "Gallinule" in context?
The gallinule, a shorebird in the order poliocephaliformes, is a wader found along the Atlantic, Gulf, and Pacific coasts of North America. It is the only member of the genus Gallinula. Native to Eurasia, the gallinule was introduced to North America as a ornamental bird in the 18th century. It breeds in temperate zones of the Northern Hemisphere, and winters in tropical and subtropical regions. Like all shorebirds, the gallinule feeds mainly on marine invertebrates.
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