Definition of white-eye in English:

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white-eye

Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)wīdˌī/

noun

A small Old World songbird with a ring of white feathers around the eye.
  • Family Zosteropidae: several genera, in particular Zosterops, and numerous species
Example sentences
  • We deal with everything from the smallest white-eye to a black vulture, from hedgehogs to jackals.
  • Their destruction and subsequent conversion into layouts sounded the death knell for the loras, white-eyes, garblers and fly-catchers.
  • Two were doves, two were swiftlets, one was a honeyeater, one was a white-eye.
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