Cape May warbler

noun

Definition of Cape May warbler

: an American warbler (Dendroica tigrina) that is olive green with dark streaks above and yellow with black streaks on the underparts

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History and Etymology for Cape May warbler

from Cape May County, New Jersey, where it was first identified

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“Cape May warbler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cape%20May%20warbler. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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