from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The weaver-bird, Ploceus philippinus, an East Indian passerine bird, somewhat like the bulfinch, remarkable for its extremely curious nest. See weaverbird.
  • noun The Mexican name of a species of fish, Mycteroperea jordani, a form of grouper found in the Gulf of California.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) The East Indian weaver bird (Ploceus Philippinus).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Ploceus philippinus, a weaverbird of southern Asia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun common Indian weaverbird


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