yellow-throated vireo

[ yel-oh-throh-tid ]
/ ˈyɛl oʊˌθroʊ tɪd /

noun

an olive-green vireo, Vireo flavifrons, of eastern North America, having a bright yellow throat and breast.

Origin of yellow-throated vireo

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40
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