ostrich

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ostrich

large, 9 ft high, weighing 400 lb, running birds with long necks and legs. They are gregarious herbivores. Called also Struthio camelus.
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Passeriformes account for 50% of all birds while the Struthio camelus, the ostrich, has a pigeonhole all to his/herself.
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