solitary vireo

noun
a vireo, Vireo solitarius, of North and Central America, having the top and sides of the head bluish-gray.
Also called blue-headed vireo.


Origin:
1825–35, Americanism

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solitary vireo

noun
of eastern North America having a bluish-grey head and mostly green body 
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Impact of brown-headed cowbird parasitism on the reproductive success of the solitary vireo.
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