yellowbird

yellowbird

[yel-oh-burd]
noun
1.
British Dialect. any of various yellow or golden birds, as the golden oriole of Europe.
2.
any of several American goldfinches.

Origin:
1695–1705; yellow + bird

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yellowbird (ˈjɛləʊˌbɜːd)
 
n
any of various birds having a yellow plumage, such as the American goldfinch

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