from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small finch (Passerina ciris) of the southern United States and Mexico, the male of which has brilliant multicolored plumage. Also called nonpareil.
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- n. A brightly colored finch (Passerina ciris) of the southern part of the United States
- n. Smith's longspur, Calcarius pictus.
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