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- n. A small crested passerine bird, Phainopepla nitens.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small crested passerine bird (Phaïnopepla nitens), native of Mexico and the Southern United States. The adult male is of a uniform glossy blue-black; the female is brownish. Called also black flycatcher.
Ancient Greek φαίνω ("shine") + πέπλος ("robe") (Wiktionary)