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Ratite bird of crosswords (3 letter answer)

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The answer EMU is very common and appears about once every 44 puzzles.

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Australian bird
Australian pest
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Avian meat
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Cassowary's cousin
Cassowary's kin
Cousin of an ostrich
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Ostrich's cousin
Ostrich's kin
Ostrich's relative
Outback native
Outback runner
Ratite bird
Rhea's cousin
Rhea's relative
Tall bird
Zoo bird
Big bird of the outback
Cassowary look-alike
Down Under bird
It'll never fly
Ostrich look-alike
Ostrich's look-alike
Second-largest bird
Six-footer from Australia
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Avian source of red meat
Bird with meat high in protein
Prey of wild dogs and crocodiles
Second-largest existing bird
It came up from Down Under
It'll never get off the ground


EMU as a noun:

1. (electromagnetic unit, emu) = any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
2. (emu, Dromaius novaehollandiae, Emu novaehollandiae) = large Australian flightless bird similar to the ostrich but smaller