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  • n. A horned lark, Eremophila alpestris.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a small American lark (Otocoris alpestris) found in winter, both on the seacoast and on the Western plains. Its upper parts are varied with dark brown and light brown. It has a yellow throat, yellow local streaks, a black crescent on its breast, a black streak below each eye, and two small black erectile ear tufts. Called also horned lark.


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