- any pheasant of the genus Tragopan, of S and SE Asia, having a brilliant plumage and brightly coloured fleshy processes on the head
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trag•o•pan (trag′ə pan′),USA pronunciation n.
- any of several Asian pheasants of the genus Tragopan, having two fleshy, erectile horns on the head and wattles on the throat.
- Greek trágopān, equivalent. to trágo(s) goat + Pá̄n Pan
- Neo-Latin, special use of Latin tragopān fabulous Ethiopian bird
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tragopan /ˈtræɡəˌpæn/ n