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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tanager \Tan"a*ger\, n. [NL. tanagra, probably fr. Brazilian tangara.] (Zool.) Any one of numerous species of bright-colored singing birds belonging to Tanagra, Piranga, and allied genera. The scarlet tanager (Piranga erythromelas) and the summer redbird (Piranga rubra) are common species of the United States. [1913 Webster]