migrant shrike

noun

Definition of migrant shrike

: a shrike (Lanius ludovicianus migrans) of central North America that winters in the southern Mississippi valley and Texas and is distinguished by black eye bands that meet above the bill

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“Migrant shrike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/migrant%20shrike. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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