Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Chaetodon xanthocephalus, the yellowhead butterflyfish.
  • n. Opistognathus aurifrons, the yellowheaded jawfish.
  • n. A plant in the daisy family Inula.
  • n. A plant in the daisy family Trichoptilium.
  • n. Zanthoxylum flavum, a citrus plant.
  • n. A pimple or pustule without a blackhead.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The yellow-headed blackbird, Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus, of the western United States; also a small perching bird, Clitonyx ochrocephala, of New Zealand.

Etymologies

yellow +‎ head (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In due course, it is hoped to reintroduce species extirpated from the area including kiwi and the yellowhead, or mohoua, (Mohoua ochrocephala).

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  • Michelle, who lives on the West End, down yellowhead, or myself, who lives 2-5 blocks away?

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  • He is a double yellowhead -- the only species of parrot which does sing.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 520, December 19, 1885

  • That was followed by other catches featuring trout, reds, flounder and a yellowhead catfish.

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  • In some places invasive species are driving native wildlife towards extinction, for example in New Zealand where the yellowhead bird is now endangered because of a surge in the number of rats, while the chytrid fungus is spreading around the world causing massive declines in amphibians

    Environment news, comment and analysis from the Guardian | guardian.co.uk

  • In New Zealand, the yellowhead is now Endangered because of rats.

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  • The yellowhead has suffered in recent years due to a surge in the number of rats.

    ENS

  • The IUCN Red List has changed the conservation status of the yellowhead from Vulnerable to Endangered.

    ENS

  • In some places they are driving native wildlife towards extinction, for example in New Zealand where the yellowhead bird is now endangered because of a surge in the number of rats, while the chytrid fungus is spreading around the world causing massive declines in amphibians.

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