crested flycatcher

crested flycatcher
noun
: any of various flycatchers having a prominent crest; especially : an eastern No. American flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus) that is olive brown above with gray chest, yellow belly, and reddish brown tail and is nearly as large as the robin — called also great crested flycatcher

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crested flycatcher,
a large flycatcher, with a crest of eastern North America.

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