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n. Any of various owls of Asia and Australasia of the genus ''Ninox''.

  • Boobook, a common name for many species of owl in the genus Ninox:
  • Boobook, journal of the Australasian Raptor Association
  • Boobook Society, an association of academics founded by John Latham and Frederic Eggleston

Usage examples of "boobook".

Somewhere in the trees to my left I hear a mopoke, then another answering, the real name is boobook owl, but what they sound like is 'mopoke' so that's how come they get that name.