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white-eyed vireo

[hwahyt-ahyd, wahyt-] /ˈʰwaɪtˌaɪd, ˈwaɪt-/
noun
1.
a vireo, Vireo griseus, of eastern North America, having olive, yellow, and white plumage, a yellow ring around each eye, and white irises.
Origin of white-eyed vireo
1825-1835
An Americanism dating back to 1825-35
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