from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sparrowlike bird (Spiza americana) native to southern Ontario and the central United States, of which the male has a yellow breast marked with a small black bib on the throat.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The American black-throated bunting (Spiza americana).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The American black-throated bunting (Spiza Americana).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The black-throated bunting, Spiza americana, a small member of the sparrow family.
Imitative of its song.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)