little brown crane

noun

Definition of little brown crane

: a crane (Grus canadensis canadensis) of western North America that is a variety of the sandhill crane distinguished by its smaller size and shorter bill

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“Little brown crane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/little%20brown%20crane. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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