thunderbird

thunderbird

[thuhn-der-burd]
noun
(in the mythology of some North American Indians) a huge, eaglelike bird capable of producing thunder, lightning, and rain.

Origin:
1820–30; thunder + bird

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To thunderbird
Collins
World English Dictionary
thunderbird (ˈθʌndəˌbɜːd)
 
n
a legendary bird that produces thunder, lightning, and rain according to the folk belief of several North American Indian peoples

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
FOLDOC
Computing Dictionary

Thunderbird definition

messaging, open source
A complete free, open-source e-mail client from the Mozilla Foundation and therefore a true code descendent of the e-mail code in Netscape Navigator. The first non-beta release was in late 2004. The Firefox web browser is from the same source.
Thunderbird Home (http://mozilla.org/products/thunderbird).
(2005-01-26)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature