bobwhite

noun bob·white \ ˈbäb-ˈhwīt , -ˈwīt \
Updated on: 12 Jan 2018

Definition of bobwhite

: any of a genus (Colinus) of quail; especially : a popular game bird (C. virginianus) of eastern and central North America having mottled chiefly reddish-brown plumage

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Origin and Etymology of bobwhite

imitative


BOBWHITE Defined for Kids

bobwhite

noun bob·white \ bäb-ˈhwīt , -ˈwīt \

Definition of bobwhite for Students

: a North American quail with gray, white, and reddish brown coloring


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