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koreke

1. (noun) New Zealand quail, Coturnix novaezealandiae - a small extinct bird of open country.

See also koitareke


2. (noun) Baillon's crake, marsh crake, Porzana pusilla affinis - small, slim, secretive rail. Upperparts cinnamon brown, streaked black-and-white.

See also kotoreke

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