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Meaning of TANAGER

Pronunciation:  'tanujur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  any of numerous New World woodland birds having brightly colored males
 

TANAGER is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: family Thraupidae, firebird, hepatic tanager, oscine, oscine bird, Piranga flava hepatica, Piranga ludoviciana, Piranga olivacea, Piranga rubra, redbird, scarlet tanager, summer redbird, summer tanager, Thraupidae, western tanager

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tan"a*ger\, n. [NL. tanagra, probably fr. Brazilian
tangara.] (Zo["o]l.)
Any one of numerous species of bright-colored singing birds
belonging to {Tanagra}, {Piranga}, and allied genera. The
scarlet tanager ({Piranga erythromelas}) and the summer
redbird ({Piranga rubra}) are common species of the United
States.

 

 

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