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golden oriole

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Definition of golden oriole in English:

noun

A Eurasian oriole with a melodious call, the male being bright yellow and black and the female mainly green.
  • Oriolus oriolus, family Oriolidae
Example sentences
  • It is an important wintering ground for European migratory birds such as the white stork, the lesser kestrel, the Eurasian golden oriole, the Eurasian cuckoo and other wading birds.
  • Male golden orioles return early in May, often arriving a week or more before the females.
  • Some others like the wild pig, the palm civet, the common mongoose, the golden oriole, and the rat snake can survive even with little green cover and withstand disturbances.

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