\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
Etymology: fern + bird
: a small passerine bird (Bowdleria punctata) of New Zealand that frequents marshy ground and is becoming rare

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fernˈbird noun
A small brown-and-white New Zealand bird, Bowdleria punctata, related to the warblers, which is found in swamps and marshy scrub and which has somewhat fern-like tail feathers
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