prairie warbler


noun

an eastern North American wood warbler, Dendroica discolor, olive-green above, yellow below, and striped with black on the face and sides.

Nearby words

  1. prairie state,
  2. prairie style,
  3. prairie turnip,
  4. prairie village,
  5. prairie wake-robin,
  6. prairie wolf,
  7. prairie, the,
  8. prairie-dogging,
  9. prairies,
  10. prairillon

Origin of prairie warbler

An Americanism dating back to 1805–15

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