vesper sparrow

noun

variants or less commonly vesper bird
: a common American sparrow (Pooecetes gramineus) having the outer tail feathers white and singing especially in the evening

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“Vesper sparrow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vesper%20sparrow. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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