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Meaning of ovenbird

ov•en•bird

Pronunciation: (uv'un-bûrd"), [key]
— n.
  1. an American warbler, Seiurus aurocapillus, that builds an oven-shaped nest of leaves, twigs, etc., on the forest floor.
  2. any of several South American passerine birds of the genus Furnarius of the family Furnariidae, certain species of which build an oven-shaped nest.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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