honeyguide

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noun hon·ey·guide \ˈhə-nē-ˌgīd\

Definition of honeyguide

  1. :  any of a family (Indicatoridae) of small plainly colored nonpasserine birds that inhabit Africa, the Himalayas, and the East Indies and that include some which lead people or animals to the nests of bees

First Known Use of honeyguide

1777

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