Arizona cardinal


Definition of Arizona cardinal

: a pale, rather large cardinal of a subspecies (Cardinalis cardinalis superbus) that ranges from the southwestern U.S. to Mexico

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First Known Use of Arizona cardinal

1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Arizona cardinal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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