Definition of Honeyguide

1. Noun. Any of several Old World tropical birds, of the family ''Indicatoridae'', that feed on honey or beeswax ¹



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Definition of Honeyguide

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Honeyguide

honeycombs
honeycreeper
honeycreepers
honeydew
honeydew list
honeydew melon
honeydew melons
honeydews
honeyeater
honeyeaters
honeyed
honeyed words
honeyedly
honeyflower
honeyful
honeyguide (current term)
honeyguides
honeying
honeyish
honeyless
honeylike
honeylocust
honeylocusts
honeymaking
honeymoon
honeymoon period
honeymooned
honeymooner
honeymooners
honeymooning

Literary usage of Honeyguide

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1. Ornithology: Birds of Western Africa .. by William Swainson (1861)
"WE can find no record of this honeyguide as a distinct species in any of the modern publications, although it has been figured by Vieillot under the belief ..."

2. Italian Lakesby Richard Sale by Richard Sale (2006)
"Thus one child may experience frustration when reading Too Many Carrots (a Level 3 book in JAWS Starters), but be capable of reading The honeyguide Bird (a ..."

3. The Birds of India: Being a Natural History of All the Birds Known to by Thomas Claverhill Jerdon (1862)
"This honeyguide has been procured very rarely in the SE Himalayas, in Sikim. Nothing is known of its habits ; and the Lep- chas, to whom I showed a drawing ..."

4. Nepal by Susanne von der Heide (2000)
"... the white-crowned redtail. the scaly woodpecker, and the golden-tailed honeyguide. The pheasant, partridge, eagle, vulture and hawk species are the same ..."

5. List of Additions Made to the Collections in the British Museum in the Year by British Museum (1834)
"SPECIMEN of Touraco plantain eater, Musophaga persa; Nun oriole, Oriolus monachus; Red headed Lark, Alanda ruficapilla; Great honeyguide, Indicator major; ..."

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