cliff swallow

noun

Definition of cliff swallow

  1. :  a colonial swallow (Petrochelidon pyrrhonota) of the New World with a pale buff rump and dark throat patch that builds mud nests resembling jugs especially under eaves and on cliffs

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1825

First Known Use of cliff swallow

1825


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