wood hoopoe


wood hoopoe
noun
tropical African bird having metallic blackish plumage but no crest
Hypernyms: ↑coraciiform bird
Member Holonyms: ↑Phoeniculus, ↑genus Phoeniculus

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noun
: a bird of the genus Phoeniculus

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any of several tropical, African birds of the family Phoeniculidae, having metallic, blackish plumage and slender, curved bills.

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wood hoopoe,
any one of a group of African birds; irrisor.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Wood hoopoe — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wood hoopoe — any of several tropical, African birds of the family Phoeniculidae, having metallic, blackish plumage and slender, curved bills. * * * ▪ bird also called  kakelaar   any of eight species of tropical African birds included in two genera,… …   Universalium

  • wood-hoopoe — kopikiniai kukučiai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Phoeniculus angl. wood hoopoe rus. лесной удод, m pranc. irrisor, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrieji kopikiniai kukučiai siauresnis terminas – baltagalvis kopikinis …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • wood-hoopoe — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Green Wood Hoopoe — Taxobox name = Green Wood Hoopoe status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 225px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Coraciiformes familia = Phoeniculidae genus = Phoeniculus species = P. purpureus binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Wood — Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently used …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wood acid — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wood anemone — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wood ant — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wood apple — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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