corvine bird

Definitions of corvine bird
  1. noun
    birds of the crow family
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    crow
    black birds having a raucous call
    Corvus corax, raven
    large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail
    Corvus frugilegus, rook
    common gregarious Old World bird about the size and color of the American crow
    Corvus monedula, daw, jackdaw
    common black-and-grey Eurasian bird noted for thievery
    chough
    a European corvine bird of small or medium size with red legs and glossy black plumage
    jay
    crested largely blue bird
    nutcracker
    speckled birds that feed on nuts
    magpie
    long-tailed black-and-white crow that utters a raucous chattering call
    American crow, Corvus brachyrhyncos
    common crow of North America
    Old World jay
    a European jay
    New World jay
    a North American jay
    Canada jay, Perisoreus canadensis, camp robber, gray jay, grey jay, whisker jack
    a jay of northern North America with black-capped head and no crest; noted for boldness in thievery
    Nucifraga caryocatactes, common nutcracker
    Old World nutcracker
    Clark's nutcracker, Nucifraga columbiana
    nutcracker of the western United States
    European magpie, Pica pica
    a common magpie of Eurasia
    American magpie, Pica pica hudsonia
    a magpie of Rocky Mountains in North America
    type of:
    oscine, oscine bird
    passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
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