weaverbird

noun
weav·​er·​bird | \ ˈwē-vər-ˌbərd How to pronounce weaverbird (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Darting clusters of weaverbirds filled the camel thorn branches above us. Stanley Stewart, Condé Nast Traveler, 21 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of weaverbird

1826, in the meaning defined above

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“Weaverbird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weaverbird. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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