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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A scissor-tailed flycatcher.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An American bird of the family Tyrannid├Ž and genus Milvulus; a scissor-tailed flycatcher.

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

  • n. grey flycatcher of the southwestern United States and Mexico and Central America having a long forked tail and white breast and salmon and scarlet markings


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