Contopus virens

Definitions of Contopus virens
  1. noun
    small olive-colored woodland flycatchers of eastern North America
    synonyms: peewee, peewit, pewee, pewit, wood pewee
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    Contopus sordidulus, western wood pewee
    small flycatcher of western North America
    type of:
    New World flycatcher, flycatcher, tyrant bird, tyrant flycatcher
    large American birds that characteristically catch insects on the wing
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