from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the common rufous-sided towhee of eastern North America, Pipilo erythrophthalmus.
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- n. common towhee of eastern North America
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It is not a bird that skulks and hides, like the cat-bird, the brown-thrasher, the chat, or the cheewink, and its nest is not concealed with the same art as theirs.