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wood warbler

noun
1.
warbler (def 2).
2.
a yellowish-green European warbler, Phylloscopus sibilatrix.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20
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  • The yellow warbler is a medium-sized, foliage-gleaning wood warbler.
British Dictionary definitions for wood warbler

wood warbler

noun
1.
a European woodland warbler, Phylloscopus sibilatrix, with a dull yellow plumage
2.
another name for the American warbler See warbler (sense 3)
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Encyclopedia Article for wood warbler

any of several members of the songbird family Parulidae (formerly Compsothlypidae or Mniotiltidae, order Passeriformes). They are New World birds distinct from the true warblers of the Old World (see warbler).

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