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kiwi

rare ratite bird, peculiar to New Zealand. They are brown, tailless, virtually wingless and have plumage resembling hairs rather than feathers. They are nocturnal, about the size of a domestic fowl and have a distinctive cry from which its name derives. Called also Apteryx spp.
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European kiwis stand out and are sought after in many in- ternational markets, and are exported to over 51 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia and America.
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Today, Kiwi travels around the globe playing for crowds in the tens of thousands, living her dream.
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I'd recommend mixing it with straight kiwi juice, but that would take like 45 billion more kiwis than there even are in existence, SHS