Definition of o–o–a–a
: a bird of the family Meliphagidae (Moho braccatus) confined to the island of Kauai
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Origin and Etymology of o–o–a–a
Hawaiian ʽōʽō-ʽāʽā, from ʽōʽō oo + ʽaʽa dwarf
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