white–throated sparrow

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noun white–throat·ed sparrow \ˈhwīt-ˌthrō-təd-, ˈwīt-\

Definition of white–throated sparrow

  1. :  a common brown sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) chiefly of eastern North America with a black-and-white striped crown and a white patch on the throat

1760

First Known Use of white–throated sparrow

1760


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