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black-billed cuckoo

[blak-bild] /ˈblækˌbɪld/
noun
1.
a black-billed North American cuckoo, Coccyzus erythropthalmus, that, unlike most cuckoos, constructs its own nest and rears its own young.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10, Americanism
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