Blackpoll

blackpoll warbler

[blak-pohl]
noun
a North American warbler, Dendroica striata, the adult male of which has the top of the head black.
Also called blackpoll.


Origin:
1775–85, Americanism; black + poll1

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blackpoll (ˈblækˌpəʊl)
 
n
a North American warbler, Dendroica striata, the male of which has a black-and-white head

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