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- n. A honeyeater.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See honey eater.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bird that sucks the sweets of flowers; a honey-eater or honey-bird; a nectar-bird: specifically applied to the Meliphagidœ, and less technically to sundry other small, chiefly slender-billed, birds, as the Nectariniidœ, Cœrelridœ, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Australasian bird with tongue and bill adapted for extracting nectar
From honey + sucker. (Wiktionary)