tiger bittern

noun

Definition of tiger bittern

: any of several South and Central American herons of the genus Tigrisoma having plumage with much buff or chestnut vermiculated with black

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“Tiger bittern.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tiger%20bittern. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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