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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Irenidae — the fairy-bluebirds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ornithology, a remarkable genus of old-world passerine birds of uncertain position, type of the subfamily Ireninæ; the so-called fairy bluebirds.
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- n. type genus of the Irenidae: fairy bluebirds
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