honeysucker


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honeysucker

(ˈhʌnɪˌsʌkə)
n
1. (Animals) any bird, esp a honey-eater, that feeds on nectar
2. (Animals) another name for honey mouse
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Noun1.honeysucker - Australasian bird with tongue and bill adapted for extracting nectarhoneysucker - Australasian bird with tongue and bill adapted for extracting nectar
oscine, oscine bird - passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
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LH: Actually, the last time I saw Bob Honeysucker was at Dan's memorial service.
Chorus Pro Musica and soloists Michelle Johnson, Sarah Heltzel, Yeghishe Manucharyan and Robert Honeysucker joined Zander and the orchestra.
Other concert versions of the poem were recorded by Howard Swanson and Robert Honeysucker. Also, actress and cultural activist Val Gray Ward recorded her setting of the poem in 2002 for her CD Rhapsody in Hughes 101.