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tyrannulet

[ ti-ran-yuh-lit ]
/ tɪˈræn yə lɪt /
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noun
any of numerous flycatchers of tropical America belonging to several genera and having in common chiefly their small size.
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Origin of tyrannulet

<New Latin Tyrannul(us) genus name (see tyrant, -ule) + -et
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