Meaning of white-eye


Pronunciation: (hwīt'ī", wīt'-), [key]
— pl. -eyes.
  1. any of numerous small, chiefly tropical Old World songbirds of the family Zosteropidae, most of which have a ring of white feathers around the eye: several species are endangered. Also called
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