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Clark's nutcracker

noun
1.
a nutcracker, Nucifraga columbiana, of western North America, having pale gray plumage and black and white wings and tail.
Also, Clark nutcracker.
Also called Clark's crow.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15, Americanism; named after William Clark; see nutcracker
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