What does oilbird mean?

Definitions for oilbirdˈɔɪlˌbɜrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oilbird, guacharo, Steatornis caripensis(noun)

    nocturnal fruit-eating bird of South America that has fatty young yielding an oil that is used instead of butter


  1. oilbird(Noun)

    Steatornis caripensis, a nocturnal South American bird related to the nightjars that feeds on the fruit of the oil palm and tropical laurels.


  1. Oilbird

    The Oilbird, locally known as the guácharo, is a bird found in the northern areas of South America. They are nocturnal feeders on the fruits of the Oil Palm and tropical laurels, and are the only nocturnal flying fruit eating birds in the world. They forage at night, navigating by echolocation in the same way as bats, but with a high-pitched clicking sound of around 2 kHz that is audible to humans.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oilbird in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oilbird in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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