crow blackbird


noun

any of several North American grackles, especially purple grackles of the genus Quiscalus.

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Origin of crow blackbird

An Americanism dating back to 1770–80
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British Dictionary definitions for crow blackbird

crow blackbird

noun

another name for grackle
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