Definition of sabrewing in English:

sabrewing

Pronunciation /ˈsābərˌwiNG/ /ˈseɪbərˌwɪŋ/

noun

  • A large tropical American hummingbird with a green back and long curved wings.

    Genus Campylopterus, family Trochilidae: several species

    ‘Hayes' group attempted to determine the distribution and population size of the white-tailed sabrewing using trail surveys, and banded 81 birds caught in mist nets.’
    ‘It flew farther away to a low perch and preened until another sabrewing flew into the area.’

Pronunciation

sabrewing

/ˈsābərˌwiNG/ /ˈseɪbərˌwɪŋ/