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  • noun

Synonyms for chuck-will's-widow

large whippoorwill-like bird of the southern United States

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To determine if Chuck-will's-widows provisioned at higher rates during the periods prior to and after sunset, we created 30-min blocks of time spanning the period from 1700-0130.
Overall, adult Chuck-will's-widows incubated eggs 89.
The mean departure time of Chuck-will's-widows from nests at dusk was 16.
Predation by the Chuck-will's-widow upon migrating warblers.
Nesting of Chuck-will's-widow on Andros Island, Bahamas.
Our surveys suggest a substantial breeding population of Chuck-will's-widows exists on the large northern islands in the Bahamas.