sandhill crane

noun sand·hill crane \ ˈsand-ˌhil- \
|Updated on: 22 Jun 2018

Definition of sandhill crane

: a crane (Grus canadensis) of North America and Siberia that has a red crown and is chiefly bluish gray tinged with a sandy yellow

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