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- n. The bobolink.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The rice bunting or bobolink; -- so called in the island of Jamaica.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name given to the rice-bunting, Dolichonyx oryzirorus, in Jamaica, where it is in great request for the table. See cut under bobolink.
butter + bird, from its fatness. (Wiktionary)