water ouzel

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Recent Examples on the Web My last bird of the day was an American dipper, or water ouzel. John Schandelmeier, Anchorage Daily News, "Warm weather, abundant rodents make for happy raptors," 9 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of water ouzel

1622, in the meaning defined above

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“Water ouzel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20ouzel. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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