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Kirtland's warbler

noun Kirt·land's warbler \ˈkərt-lən(d)z-\

Definition of KIRTLAND'S WARBLER

:  a rare warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii) of northeastern North America that breeds in Michigan and winters in the Bahamas
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Origin of KIRTLAND'S WARBLER

Jared P. Kirtland †1877 American naturalist
First Known Use: 1858

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