from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large woodpecker (Colaptes auratus) of eastern North America, having a black crescent on the breast, a conspicuous white rump, and yellow shafts in the wing and tail feathers. Also called yellowhammer.
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- n. A yellow-plumaged songbird in the hummingbird family, scientific name, native to North America, scientific name Colaptes auratus.
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- n. large flicker of eastern North America with a red neck and yellow undersurface to wings and tail
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