Meaning of THORNBILL in English


ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun

1. : any of several small brilliant So. American hummingbirds of the genera Ramphomicron and Chalcostigma that have a long slender sharp bill and feed on honey, insects, and the juice of sugarcane

2. : any of several small Australian warblers of the genus Acanthiza

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