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honeysucker

[huhn-ee-suhk-er] /ˈhʌn iˌsʌk ər/
noun
1.
a bird that feeds on the nectar of flowers.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; honey + sucker
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British Dictionary definitions for honey-sucker

honeysucker

/ˈhʌnɪˌsʌkə/
noun
1.
any bird, esp a honey-eater, that feeds on nectar
2.
another name for honey mouse
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