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rose-breasted grosbeak

[rohz-bres-tid] /ˈroʊzˌbrɛs tɪd/
noun
1.
an American grosbeak, Pheucticus ludovicianus, the male of which, in nuptial plumage, has a rose-pink triangular breast patch.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10, Americanism
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