from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several honeyeaters of the genus Anthochaera, having wattles on either side of the head.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of a group of Australian birds in the genus Anthochaera of the honeyeater family Meliphagidae.
- n. Any of three birds in the family Callaeidae, endemic to New Zealand.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any one of several species of honey eaters belonging to Anthochæra and allied genera of the family Meliphagidæ. These birds usually have a large and conspicuous wattle of naked skin hanging down below each ear. They are natives of Australia and adjacent islands.
- n. The Australian brush turkey.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Australian wattled or warty-faced honey-eater, Anthochæra carunculata: formerly also called wattled bee-eater and wattled crow by Latham, and pie à pendeloques by Daudin.
- n. A wattle-crow, Glaucopis cinerea, the cinereous wattle-bird of Latham.
- n. 3. A wattle-turkey.
From: wattle + bird (Wiktionary)