yellow-tufted honeysucker
Oo O"["o], n. [Hawaiian.] (Zo["o]l.) A beautiful bird ({Moho nobilis}) of the Hawaiian Islands. It yields the brilliant yellow feathers formerly used in making the royal robes. Called also {yellow-tufted honeysucker}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Moho nobilis — Oo O [ o], n. [Hawaiian.] (Zo[ o]l.) A beautiful bird ({Moho nobilis}) of the Hawaiian Islands. It yields the brilliant yellow feathers formerly used in making the royal robes. Called also {yellow tufted honeysucker}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oo — O [ o], n. [Hawaiian.] (Zo[ o]l.) A beautiful bird ({Moho nobilis}) of the Hawaiian Islands. It yields the brilliant yellow feathers formerly used in making the royal robes. Called also {yellow tufted honeysucker}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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