Meropidan Me*rop"i*dan, n. [L. merops a bee-eating bird, Gr. me`rops.] (Zo["o]l.) One of a family of birds ({Meropid[ae]}), including the bee-eaters. [1913 Webster]

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  • meropidan — noun Any bird (such as the bee eaters) of the family Meropidae …   Wiktionary

  • meropidan — meropˈidan noun A bird of the bee eater family (Meropˈidae) • • • Main Entry: ↑Merops …   Useful english dictionary

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