Meaning of moa

mo•a

Pronunciation: (mō'u), [key]
— n.
  1. any of several flightless birds of the family Dinornithidae, of New Zealand, related to the kiwis but resembling the ostrich: extinct since about the end of the 18th century.
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See also:
  • moa (Thesaurus)