black-capped

adjective
\ ˈblak-ˈkapt How to pronounce black-capped (audio) \

Definition of black-capped

of a bird
: having the top of the head black

First Known Use of black-capped

1751, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of black-capped was in 1751

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black-capped chickadee

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“Black-capped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black-capped. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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