dickcissel: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (dik-sis'ul), [key]
— n.
  1. a bunting, Spiza americana, of the eastern and central U.S., having a brownish back streaked with black and a yellowish breast and in the male a black patch on the throat.
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