red-eyed vireo

noun

Definition of red-eyed vireo

: a North American vireo (Vireo olivaceus) having an olive-green back, white underparts, and red irises

First Known Use of red-eyed vireo

1832, in the meaning defined above

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“Red-eyed vireo.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red-eyed%20vireo. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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