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Minivet   Listen
noun
Minivet  n.  (Zool.) A singing bird of India of the family Campephagidae.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Minivet" Quotes from Famous Books



... among the trees like sparks driven before the wind. These are cock minivets. The hens, which are often found in company with them, are in their way equally beautiful and conspicuous, for they are bright yellow in those parts of the plumage where the cocks are scarlet. It is impossible to mistake a minivet, but it is quite another matter to say to which species any particular minivet belongs. The species commonly seen about our hill stations are Pericrocotus speciosus, the Indian scarlet minivet, and ...
— Birds of the Indian Hills • Douglas Dewar



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