Definitions starting with F

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[from its aggressive behavior towards other birds] n. the kingbird: 1880 Pitangus bahamensis . . .fighter (Cory 102). 1972 Grey kingbird (Ty­rannus dominicensis). . or loggerhead kingbird (T. caudifasciatus)(Patterson 110, 114). = CHICK­EREELY, KILL-EM-PETER, PICKCHEELY, PICKER­EELY, PICK-PETER, SAPEERY (Gen.)

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Last update: 2010-11-28 15:41
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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