honey guide definition

  • noun:
    • Colorful places or stripes on a flower that suggest to bugs where the nectar is produced.
    • one of many species of tiny birds for the family members Indicatorid√¶, inhabiting Africa while the East Indies. They usually have the practice of leading people into nests to wild bees. Known as also honeybird, and signal.
    • little bird of tropical Africa and Asia; feeds on beeswax and honey and larvae

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