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American English: /ˈbɪdərn/
British English: /ˈbɪtən/

Translation of bittern in Spanish:


  • avetoro (masculine) común
    Example sentences
    • At Laurel Hill, you can spot waders such as herons, egrets, bitterns and glossy ibis, and predators such as ospreys, hawks, falcons and owls, with even the occasional bald eagle.
    • The grey heron was anyway considered to be the best of a group of birds with similar lifestyles, to wit other herons and night herons, egrets, bitterns, and cormorants.
    • The bittern, a brown heron, came close to dying out six years ago and conservationists feared there were only 11 ‘booming’ males left.

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