Definición de bellbird en inglés:

bellbird

Saltos de línea: bell|bird
Pronunciación: /ˈbɛlbəːd
 
/

sustantivo

  • 1A tropical American bird of the cotinga family, with a loud explosive call.
    • Genus Procnias, family Cotingidae: four species
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • A 1969 survey had turned up a dismal count of just 21 tuis and 24 bellbirds for the entire island.
    • Soon we're hearing a frenzy of bellbirds - crow-size, white cotingas, that sound like cracked bells.
    • When a tui or a bellbird pops open a bud, all four petals spring back, and as the bird inserts its beak into the corolla to drink nectar, its head often brushes pollen onto the receptive stigma.
  • 2Any of a number of Australasian songbirds with a ringing call.
    • (New Zealand bellbird) a New Zealand honeyeater (Anthornis melanura, family Meliphagidae). (crested bellbird) an Australian whistler (Oreoica gutturalis, family Pachycephalidae).the bell miner. See miner2
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Theirs isn't the honeyed call of New Zealand bellbirds but a harsher sound my bird field guide book describes as a sharp ‘jak jak jak’.
    • We were entertained by the familiar voices of crested bellbirds and rufous songlarks, but a different voice soon became evident.
    • There are signs of many birds such as the Major Mitchell cockatoos, mulga parrots, honeyeaters, crested bellbirds and many more.

Más definiciones de bellbird 

Definición de bellbird en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día coloratura
Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody