Friday, March 31, 2006


noun (pl. -os or -oes) a large extinct flightless bird with a stout body, stumpy wings, a large head, and a heavy hooked bill. It was found on Mauritius until the end of the 17th century.


(as) dead as a dodo
informal - used to emphasize that a person or animal is no longer alive.
no longer effective, valid, or interesting.

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