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honeycreeper

[huhn-ee-kree-per] /ˈhʌn iˌkri pər/
noun
1.
any of several small, usually brightly colored birds, related to the tanagers and wood warblers, of tropical and semitropical America.
Origin of honeycreeper
1880-1885
1880-85; honey + creeper
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British Dictionary definitions for honey creeper

honey creeper

noun
1.
any small tropical American songbird of the genus Dacnis and related genera, closely related to the tanagers and buntings, having a slender downward-curving bill and feeding on nectar
2.
any bird of the family Drepanididae of Hawaii
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