Of, or pertaining to hummingbirds.

<!, Trochilidine literature has never entirely recovered from its effect.

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  • trochilidine — tro·chil·i·dine …   English syllables

  • trochilidine —   a. pertaining to or like a hummingbird; belonging to hummingbird family of birds.    ♦ trochilus, n. hummingbird; crocodile bird; gold crest …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • trochilidine — adjective see trochilidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • hummingbird — noun Any of various small American birds in the family Trochilidae that have the ability to hover. Soon I hear the low all pervading hum of an approaching hummingbird circling above the rock, [...] See Also: trochilidine …   Wiktionary

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