Definition of noisy miner in English:

noisy miner

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noun

Australian
A grey and white honeyeater of eastern Australia.
  • Manorina melanocephala, family Meliphagidae
More example sentences
  • And in summer noisy miners, opportunistic and wary as sneak-thieves, beat a hasty retreat from the raspberries as we approach.

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