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seedeater

Syllabification: seed·eat·er
Pronunciation: /ˈsēdˌēdər
 
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Definition of seedeater in English:

noun

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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