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white–crowned sparrow

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noun \ˈhwīt-ˈkrau̇nd-, ˈwīt-\

Definition of white–crowned sparrow

  1. :  a migratory sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) that breeds in northern and western North America and has a grayish breast, pink bill, and head striped with black and white



1834

First Known Use of white–crowned sparrow

1834


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