wood warbler


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Recent Examples on the Web The results are dismal, showing that a staggering 90 percent of the lost populations come from 12 types of birds: American sparrows, wood warblers, blackbirds, and finches. Daisy Hernandez, Popular Mechanics, 26 Sep. 2019 Along with the pine warbler, the yellow-rumped warbler is one of two members of the wood warbler clan that winter in numbers in the Piedmont of the Carolinas. Taylor Piephoff, charlotteobserver, 12 Apr. 2018

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1817, in the meaning defined above

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“Wood warbler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wood%20warbler. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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