Acadian flycatcher

noun

: a small North American flycatcher (Empidonax virescens) that is olive-green above and whitish below and tinged with yellow on the belly and sides

Word History

First Known Use

1862, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Acadian flycatcher was in 1862

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“Acadian flycatcher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Acadian%20flycatcher. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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