Definition of bluebird in English:

bluebird

Syllabification: blue·bird
Pronunciation: /ˈblo͞oˌbərd
 
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noun

An American songbird of the thrush subfamily, the male of which has a blue head, back, and wings. See also fairy bluebird.
  • Genus Sialia, subfamily Turdinae, family Muscicapidae: three species, including the eastern bluebird (S. sialis)
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  • Woodpeckers, screech owls, chickadees, nuthatches, bluebirds, tree swallows and some flycatchers need them.
  • The pair compared data from studies covering 18 different species, including dwarf mongooses, meerkats, Florida scrub jays, western bluebirds, and Australian magpies.
  • Pigeons are predominant, but, as you explore, you see sparrows and bluebirds and flickers and blue jays and wrens and kestrels and starlings and robins.

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