honeycreeper


hon·ey·creep·er

noun \ˈhə-nē-ˌkrē-pər\

Definition of HONEYCREEPER

1
:  any of numerous small bright-colored oscine birds (especially genera Cyanerpes and Chlorophanes of the family Coerebidae) of tropical America
2
:  any of a family (Drepanididae) of often colorful oscine birds found only in Hawaii

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First Known Use of HONEYCREEPER

1872

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