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Kirtland's warbler

[kurt-luh ndz] /ˈkɜrt ləndz/
noun
1.
a wood warbler, Dendroica kirtlandii, breeding only in north-central Michigan and wintering in the Bahamas, bluish gray above, striped with black and pale yellow below: an endangered species.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; named after Jared Kirtland (1793-1877), American naturalist
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