Definition of seedeater in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsiːdiːtə/


A finch or related songbird that feeds mainly on seeds, in particular:
  • A small American bunting (genus Sporophila, subfamily Emberizinae, family Emberizidae). An African finch related to the canary (genus Serinus, family Fringillidae)..

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