grackle

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  • noun

Synonyms for grackle

glossy black Asiatic starling often taught to mimic speech

long-tailed American blackbird having iridescent black plumage

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The list: blue jays, common grackles, house finches, American crows, and house sparrows.
Ordered by city officials to get rid of the pigeons that were creating a nuisance on a vacant lot near his home, Van Fossan had killed two common grackles and two mourning doves with strychnine-laced corn.
Some songbirds, such as common grackles and yellow-rumped warblers, were observed gleaning insects from the edge of the pond.
Explanations for the infrequent cowbird parasitism on Common Grackles.
RAMP confirmed more Common Grackles (Quiscalus quiscula) (3/3) and House Sparrows (5/6) as positive than did VecTest (2/3 and 3/6, respectively).