Definitions for ovenbirdˈʌv ənˌbɜrd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ov•en•birdˈʌv ənˌbɜrd(n.)

  1. a North American wood warbler, Seiurus aurocapillus, that builds an oven-shaped nest on the forest floor.

    Category: Ornithology

  2. any of numerous suboscine songbirds of the family Furnariidae, ranging from S Mexico through South America, some species of which build an oven-shaped nest.

    Category: Ornithology

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ovenbird, Seiurus aurocapillus(noun)

    American warbler; builds a dome-shaped nest on the ground

  2. ovenbird(noun)

    small brownish South American birds that build oven-shaped clay nests


  1. ovenbird(Noun)

    Any of several birds


  1. Ovenbird

    The Ovenbird is a small songbird of the New World warbler family. This migratory bird breeds in eastern North America and winters in Central America, many Caribbean Islands, Florida, and northern Venezuela.


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