barbet

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From French barbe (beard; long hair of certain animals)

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barbet (plural barbets)

  1. Any of numerous arboreal birds of the families Capitonidae, Lybiidae, and Megalaimidae, within the order Piciformes.
  2. A dog of a small-bodied breed with long curly hair.
  3. A larva that feeds on aphids.
Two barbets on show

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

barbet m (plural barbets)

  1. barbet (all senses)

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Noun[edit]

barbet m (plural barbets)

  1. (Jersey) barb (in fishhook)