an eastern North American wood warbler, Dendroica discolor, olive-green above, yellow below, and striped with black on the face and sides.
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- prairie state,
- prairie style,
- prairie turnip,
- prairie village,
- prairie wake-robin,
- prairie wolf,
- prairie, the,
Origin of prairie warbler
An Americanism dating back to 1805–15
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