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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

Etymologies

From honey +‎ sucker. (Wiktionary)

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