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  Dictionary Definition of tui

tui
noun a glossy black honeyeater of New Zealand, Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae, which has white markings on the throat, neck and wings, and is an excellent mimic; parson-bird.
[Maori]

tu⋅i    /ˈtui/ Show Spelled Pronunciation [too-ee] Show IPA Pronunciation –noun a black New Zealand honey eater, Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae, having a patch of white feathers on each side of the throat, sometimes tamed as a pet. Also called parson bird.