friarbird definition by Webster's New World
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any of a genus (Philemon) of honeyeaters of the SW Pacific and Australia that have a naked, featherless head
friarbird definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Any of various honeyeaters of the genera Philemon and Melitograis of Australia and adjacent regions, having a partly naked, featherless head. Also called leatherhead.