Bicknell's thrush

noun Bick·nell's thrush \ˈbik-nəlz-, -ˌnelz-\
variants: less commonly

bicknell thrush

\ˈbik-nəl-, -ˌnel-\

Definition of Bicknell's thrush

  1. :  a small slender-billed thrush (Hylocichla minima bicknelli) of upland areas of northeastern North America that is olive-brown above and buffy-white below

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Origin and Etymology of bicknell's thrush

probably after Eugene P. Bicknell †1925 American botanist and ornithologist


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