from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A bird (Perisoreus canadensis) of North American coniferous forests, having gray plumage and a black-capped head.

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  • noun A mostly gray bird, Perisoreus canadensis, that inhabits coniferous forests of North America.
  • noun Any bird of the genus genus.

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  • noun a jay of northern North America with black-capped head and no crest; noted for boldness in thievery


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