heath wren

noun

either of two ground-nesting warblers of southern Australia, Hylacola pyrrhopygia or H. cauta, noted for their song and their powers of mimicry

Nearby words

  1. heath cock,
  2. heath family,
  3. heath grass,
  4. heath hen,
  5. heath robinson,
  6. heath, sir edward richard george,
  7. heathberry,
  8. heathen,
  9. heathendom,
  10. heathenish

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