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white-crowned sparrow

white–crowned sparrow

noun \ˈhwīt-ˈkrand-, ˈwīt-\

Definition of WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW

:  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

First Known Use of WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW

1834

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