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ˈvɪr iˌoʊvire·o

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vireonoun

    any of various small insectivorous American birds chiefly olive-grey in color

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  1. vireonoun

    Any of several small insectivorous passerine birds, of the genus Vireo, that have grey-green plumage

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vireonoun

    any one of numerous species of American singing birds belonging to Vireo and allied genera of the family Vireonidae. In many of the species the back is greenish, or olive-colored. Called also greenlet

    Etymology: [L., a species of bird.]

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  1. Vireo

    The vireos make up a family, Vireonidae, of small to medium-sized passerine birds restricted to the New World. They are typically dull-plumaged and greenish in color, the smaller species resembling wood warblers apart from their heavier bills. They range in size from the Choco Vireo, Dwarf Vireo and Lesser Greenlet, all at around 10 centimeters and 8 grams, to the peppershrikes and shrike-vireos at up to 17 centimeters and 40 grams.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vireo

    vir′ē-ō, n. a genus of American singing birds, the greenlets. [L.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vireo in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vireo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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