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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any of various small, brilliantly colored Old World feathered animals of the family Nectariniidae

Usage examples (37)
  • I'm guessing the directory "sunbird" in the new tarball has either changed or is in a different location now?
  • Golden-winged sunbird (Nectarinia reichenowi), Tanzania.
  • But he doesn't realize how easily a sunbird can be snared.
  • Your sunbird is one I have never heard of, what a wonder of nature, so handsome. for more
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