Lewis's woodpecker

noun Lew·is's woodpecker \ˈlüə̇sə̇z-\

Definition of Lewis's woodpecker

  1. :  a woodpecker (Asyndesmus lewis) of western North America with the upper parts greenish black, the breast and collar gray, and the face and abdomen rich red

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Origin and Etymology of lewis's woodpecker

after Meriwether Lewis †1809

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