Nectarinia

noun
Nec·​ta·​rin·​ia

Definition of Nectarinia

: a genus (the type of the family Nectariniidae) of Old World oscine birds

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History and Etymology for Nectarinia

New Latin, from Latin nectar + -inus -ine + New Latin -ia

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“Nectarinia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nectarinia. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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