Definition of peppershrike in English:

peppershrike

Syllabification: pep·per·shrike
Pronunciation: /ˈpepərˌSHrīk
 
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noun

A tropical American songbird with mainly green and yellow plumage and a heavy bill like that of a shrike.
  • Genus Cyclarhis, family Cyclarhidae (or merged with the vireo family, Vireonidae): two species, including the rufous-browed peppershrike (C. gujanensis) of Mexico

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