night crow

noun

Definition of night crow

: a bird that cries in the night especially : night heron

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History and Etymology for night crow

Middle English nihtcrowe, night crowe, from niht, night night + crowe crow

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“Night crow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/night%20crow. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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