hang bird


noun Older Use.
a bird that builds a hanging nest, especially the Baltimore oriole.

1785–95, Americanism; hang + bird

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hangbird (ˈhæŋˌbɜːd)
(US), (Canadian) any bird, esp the Baltimore oriole, that builds a hanging nest

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