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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an American wren of the genus Campylorhynchus, of several species.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The name given by Coues to the wrens of the genus Campylorhynchus, from their frequenting and nesting in cactuses.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. large harsh-voiced American wren of arid regions of the United States southwest and Mexico


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