Definition of figbird in English:

figbird

Line breaks: fig|bird
Pronunciation: /ˈfɪgbəːd
 
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noun

  • A gregarious fruit-eating Australasian bird of the oriole family, the male of which has a green back and a yellow or green breast.
    • Sphecotheres viridis, family Oriolidae; formerly treated as several species
    More example sentences
    • The Figbird is a locally nomadic bird which roams in search of native and cultivated fruits and figs.
    • Figbirds feed in flocks, often of around 20 birds that are prepared to fly to isolated trees that are suitable for foraging.

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