sunbird
noun Date: 1826 any of numerous small brilliantly colored oscine birds (family Nectariniidae) of the tropical Old World somewhat resembling hummingbirds

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  • Sunbird — Sun bird , n. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) Any one of numerous species of small brilliantly colored birds of the family {Nectariniid[ae]}, native of Africa, Southern Asia, the East Indies, and Australia. In external appearance and habits they somewhat resemble …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • sunbird — Sun Sun, n. [OE. sunne, sonne, AS. sunne; akin to OFries. sunne, D. zon, OS. & OHG. sunna, G. sonne, Icel. sunna, Goth. sunna; perh. fr. same root as L. sol. [root]297. Cf. {Solar}, {South}.] 1. The luminous orb, the light of which constitutes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sunbird — /sun berrd /, n. any of various small, brilliantly colored Old World birds of the family Nectariniidae. [1790 1800; SUN + BIRD] * * * ▪ bird       any of about 95 species of the songbird family Nectariniidae (order Passeriformes) that have… …   Universalium

  • sunbird — /ˈsʌnbɜd / (say sunberd) noun any of various small, brilliantly coloured birds of the family Nectariniidae, found in mainly in Africa, Asia, the south western Pacific; one species, the yellow bellied sunbird, Nectarinia jugularis, is present in… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sunbird — noun A bird belonging to any of several species in the family Nectariniidae …   Wiktionary

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