pied wagtail

noun

Definition of pied wagtail

: a water wagtail (Motacilla alba yarrellii) having chiefly black-and-white plumage that is the commonest wagtail in the British Isles

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“Pied wagtail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pied%20wagtail. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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