broad-tailed hummingbird

noun

: a rather large hummingbird (Selasphorus platycercus) of western North America the male of which resembles the ruby-throated hummingbird but has a metallic reddish purple throat

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“Broad-tailed hummingbird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broad-tailed%20hummingbird. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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