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scissor–tailed flycatcher

noun scis·sor–tailed flycatcher \ˈsi-zər-ˌtāld-\

Definition of scissor–tailed flycatcher

  1. :  a flycatcher (Tyrannus forficatus) of the southern United States, Mexico, and Central America that has a long deeply forked tail —called also scissortail

Circa 1909

First Known Use of scissor–tailed flycatcher

circa 1909

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