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hangbird

[hang-burd] /ˈhæŋˌbɜrd/
noun, Older Use.
1.
a bird that builds a hanging nest, especially the Baltimore oriole.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95, Americanism; hang + bird
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hangbird

/ˈhæŋˌbɜːd/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) any bird, esp the Baltimore oriole, that builds a hanging nest
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